Danda is a Block placed in Garhwa district in Jharkhand. Placed in rural part of Jharkhand, it is one of the 19 blocks of Garhwa district. According to the government records, the block number of Danda is 16. The block has 7 villages and there are total 3521 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Danda's population is 17856. Out of this, 9195 are males while the females count 8661 here. This block has 3258 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 1638 are boys and 1620 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Danda block is 48%. 8657 out of total 17856 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 62% as 5704 males out of total 9195 are educated while female literacy rate is 34% as 2953 out of total 8661 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Danda block is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 9199 out of total 17856 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 37% as 3491 males out of total 9195 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 65% and 5708 out of total 8661 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Danda block is 5834 still 12022 are non-working. And out of 5834 employed people 166 peoples are fully reliant on cultivation.