Amour is a Block placed in Purnia district in Bihar. Situated in rural area of Bihar, it is one among the 14 blocks of Purnia district. As per the government records, the block code of Amour is 126. The block has 162 villages and there are total 60042 houses in this Block.
Amour's population is 290559. Out of this, 151531 are males whereas the females count 139028 here. This block has 61413 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 31565 are boys and 29848 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Amour block is 35%. 103482 out of total 290559 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 42% as 64096 males out of total 151531 are literate while female literacy ratio is 28% as 39386 out of total 139028 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Amour block is shockingly high -- 64%. Here 187077 out of total 290559 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 57% as 87435 males out of total 151531 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 71% and 99642 out of total 139028 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Amour block is 88127 while 202432 are un-employed. And out of 88127 working people 13592 peoples are fully reliant on farming.