Palojori is a Block situated in Deoghar district in Jharkhand. Placed in rural part of Jharkhand, it is one among the 10 blocks of Deoghar district. As per the government records, the block code of Palojori is 60. The block has 291 villages and there are total 29256 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Palojori's population is 161281. Out of this, 82593 are males whereas the females count 78688 here. This block has 29958 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 15427 are boys and 14531 are girls.
Literacy rate in Palojori block is 49%. 79146 out of total 161281 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 60% as 50147 males out of total 82593 are literate however female literacy rate is 36% as 28999 out of total 78688 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Palojori block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 82135 out of total 161281 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 39% as 32446 males out of total 82593 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 63% and 49689 out of total 78688 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Palojori block is 64596 however 96685 are un-employed. And out of 64596 employed person 8378 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.