Topchanchi is a Block located in Dhanbad district in Jharkhand. Placed in urban region of Jharkhand, it is one of the 8 blocks of Dhanbad district. According to the administration records, the block code of Topchanchi is 87. The block has 117 villages and there are total 31207 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Topchanchi's population is 163342. Out of this, 84974 are males whereas the females count 78368 here. This block has 23939 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 12553 are boys and 11386 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Topchanchi block is 63%. 103301 out of total 163342 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 72% as 61651 males out of total 84974 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 53% as 41650 out of total 78368 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Topchanchi block is 36%. Here 60041 out of total 163342 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 27% as 23323 males out of total 84974 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 36718 out of total 78368 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Topchanchi block is 54855 while 108487 are non-working. And out of 54855 employed people 3062 peoples are fully reliant on agriculture.