Rampur is a Block situated in Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh. Placed in urban area of Himachal Pradesh, it is one of the 10 blocks of Shimla district. As per the government records, the block number of Rampur is 65. The block has 220 villages and there are total 16977 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Rampur's population is 71887. Out of this, 37710 are males whereas the females count 34177 here. This block has 7391 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 3860 are boys and 3531 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Rampur block is 71%. 51544 out of total 71887 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 78% as 29678 males out of total 37710 are literate however female literacy ratio is 63% as 21866 out of total 34177 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Rampur block is 28%. Here 20343 out of total 71887 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 21% as 8032 males out of total 37710 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 36% and 12311 out of total 34177 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Rampur block is 38590 while 33297 are un-employed. And out of 38590 employed people 12826 peoples are totally reliant on farming.