Pamgarh is a Block located in Janjgir Champa district in Chhattisgarh. Positioned in rural part of Chhattisgarh, it is one among the 9 blocks of Janjgir Champa district. According to the government register, the block code of Pamgarh is 52. The block has 72 villages and there are total 33011 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pamgarh's population is 149823. Out of this, 75150 are males whereas the females count 74673 here. This block has 22127 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 11331 are boys and 10796 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pamgarh block is 60%. 90529 out of total 149823 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 70% as 53222 males out of total 75150 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 49% as 37307 out of total 74673 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Pamgarh block is 39%. Here 59294 out of total 149823 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 21928 males out of total 75150 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 50% and 37366 out of total 74673 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Pamgarh block is 74486 however 75337 are un-employed. And out of 74486 occupied individual 23527 persons are totally reliant on cultivation.