Nirsa Chirkunda is a Block situated in Dhanbad district in Jharkhand. Positioned in urban region of Jharkhand, it is one of the 8 blocks of Dhanbad district. As per the administration records, the block code of Nirsa Chirkunda is 93. The block has 259 villages and there are total 72095 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Nirsa Chirkunda's population is 381105. Out of this, 197591 are males while the females count 183514 here. This block has 54481 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 28141 are boys and 26340 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nirsa Chirkunda block is 59%. 225102 out of total 381105 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 68% as 135442 males out of total 197591 are literate while female literacy rate is 48% as 89660 out of total 183514 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Nirsa Chirkunda block is 40%. Here 156003 out of total 381105 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 31% as 62149 males out of total 197591 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 51% and 93854 out of total 183514 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Nirsa Chirkunda block is 130853 however 250252 are non-working. And out of 130853 working individual 9624 peoples are completely reliant on cultivation.