Lawalaung is a Block situated in Chatra district in Jharkhand. Situated in rural region of Jharkhand, it is one among the 12 blocks of Chatra district. As per the government register, the block code of Lawalaung is 23. The block has 103 villages and there are total 9233 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Lawalaung's population is 50553. Out of this, 25651 are males while the females count 24902 here. This block has 10669 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 5283 are boys and 5386 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Lawalaung block is 38%. 19550 out of total 50553 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 46% as 12001 males out of total 25651 are educated however female literacy ratio is 30% as 7549 out of total 24902 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy ratio of Lawalaung block is shockingly high -- 61%. Here 31003 out of total 50553 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 53% as 13650 males out of total 25651 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 69% and 17353 out of total 24902 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Lawalaung block is 22013 whereas 28540 are non-working. And out of 22013 occupied individual 1689 peoples are entirely reliant on cultivation.