Gool is a Block situated in Ramban district in Jammu & Kashmir. Positioned in rural region of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 4 blocks of Ramban district. According to the government register, the block code of Gool is 112. The block has 18 villages and there are total 8717 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Gool's population is 44670. Out of this, 23384 are males whereas the females count 21286 here. This block has 8959 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 4694 are boys and 4265 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gool block is 42%. 18970 out of total 44670 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 52% as 12210 males out of total 23384 are educated however female literacy rate is 31% as 6760 out of total 21286 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Gool block is shockingly high -- 57%. Here 25700 out of total 44670 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 47% as 11174 males out of total 23384 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 68% and 14526 out of total 21286 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Gool block is 12405 while 32265 are un-employed. And out of 12405 working individual 5549 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.