Ferozepur Jhirka is a Block positioned in Mewat district in Haryana. Placed in rural area of Haryana, it is one among the 5 blocks of Mewat district. As per the administration register, the block number of Ferozepur Jhirka is 111. The block has 81 villages and there are total 25323 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ferozepur Jhirka's population is 175665. Out of this, 91922 are males while the females count 83743 here. This block has 40922 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 21262 are boys and 19660 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Ferozepur Jhirka block is 36%. 64142 out of total 175665 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 49% as 45243 males out of total 91922 are educated however female literacy ratio is 22% as 18899 out of total 83743 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Ferozepur Jhirka block is shockingly high -- 63%. Here 111523 out of total 175665 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 50% as 46679 males out of total 91922 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 77% and 64844 out of total 83743 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Ferozepur Jhirka block is 49827 while 125838 are non-working. And out of 49827 employed individual 17516 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.