Tandwa is a Block situated in Chatra district in Jharkhand. Positioned in urban part of Jharkhand, it is one of the 12 blocks of Chatra district. As per the government records, the block number of Tandwa is 31. The block has 94 villages and there are total 23319 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Tandwa's population is 126319. Out of this, 65141 are males whereas the females count 61178 here. This block has 21938 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11242 are boys and 10696 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Tandwa block is 51%. 65367 out of total 126319 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 60% as 39132 males out of total 65141 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 42% as 26235 out of total 61178 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy ratio of Tandwa block is 48%. Here 60952 out of total 126319 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 39% as 26009 males out of total 65141 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 57% and 34943 out of total 61178 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Tandwa block is 46769 while 79550 are non-working. And out of 46769 working person 7797 individuals are entirely reliant on farming.