R.S. Pura is a Block located in Jammu district in Jammu & Kashmir. Located in urban part of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one among the 8 blocks of Jammu district. According to the government register, the block number of R.S. Pura is 138. The block has 179 villages and there are total 34448 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, R.S. Pura's population is 163567. Out of this, 86185 are males while the females count 77382 here. This block has 17599 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 10168 are boys and 7431 are girls.
Literacy rate in R.S. Pura block is 74%. 121293 out of total 163567 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 78% as 68059 males out of total 86185 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 68% as 53234 out of total 77382 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of R.S. Pura block is 25%. Here 42274 out of total 163567 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 21% as 18126 males out of total 86185 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 31% and 24148 out of total 77382 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of R.S. Pura block is 47782 yet 115785 are un-employed. And out of 47782 occupied individual 7652 peoples are entirely dependent on farming.