Kochas is a Block placed in Rohtas district in Bihar. Located in rural region of Bihar, it is one among the 19 blocks of Rohtas district. According to the government records, the block code of Kochas is 445. The block has 182 villages and there are total 24983 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kochas's population is 170025. Out of this, 88726 are males while the females count 81299 here. This block has 30162 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 15690 are boys and 14472 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kochas block is 61%. 105239 out of total 170025 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 68% as 61217 males out of total 88726 are literate while female literacy rate is 54% as 44022 out of total 81299 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy ratio of Kochas block is 38%. Here 64786 out of total 170025 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 31% as 27509 males out of total 88726 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 37277 out of total 81299 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Kochas block is 47242 whereas 122783 are un-employed. And out of 47242 working person 15277 persons are totally dependent on cultivation.