Jalalgarh is a Block located in Purnia district in Bihar. Placed in rural area of Bihar, it is one of the 14 blocks of Purnia district. According to the administration register, the block code of Jalalgarh is 125. The block has 47 villages and there are total 23098 homes in this Block.
Jalalgarh's population is 112951. Out of this, 58460 are males while the females count 54491 here. This block has 23189 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 11893 are boys and 11296 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jalalgarh block is 37%. 42395 out of total 112951 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 43% as 25481 males out of total 58460 are literate however female literacy ratio is 31% as 16914 out of total 54491 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Jalalgarh block is shockingly high -- 62%. Here 70556 out of total 112951 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 56% as 32979 males out of total 58460 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 68% and 37577 out of total 54491 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Jalalgarh block is 38694 yet 74257 are non-working. And out of 38694 employed person 5679 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.