Gidhaur is a Block placed in Chatra district in Jharkhand. Positioned in rural area of Jharkhand, it is one of the 12 blocks of Chatra district. As per the government records, the block code of Gidhaur is 28. The block has 38 villages and there are total 6930 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Gidhaur's population is 40919. Out of this, 20910 are males while the females count 20009 here. This block has 7647 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 3936 are boys and 3711 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gidhaur block is 55%. 22651 out of total 40919 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 63% as 13228 males out of total 20910 are literate however female literacy ratio is 47% as 9423 out of total 20009 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Gidhaur block is 44%. Here 18268 out of total 40919 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 36% as 7682 males out of total 20910 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 52% and 10586 out of total 20009 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Gidhaur block is 15930 however 24989 are non-working. And out of 15930 working people 4039 persons are totally dependent on agriculture.