Kandi is a Block placed in Garhwa district in Jharkhand. Located in rural part of Jharkhand, it is one among the 19 blocks of Garhwa district. As per the administration register, the block number of Kandi is 4. The block has 93 villages and there are total 14890 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kandi's population is 81521. Out of this, 42541 are males whereas the females count 38980 here. This block has 13031 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 6662 are boys and 6369 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Kandi block is 56%. 46165 out of total 81521 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 66% as 28369 males out of total 42541 are literate however female literacy rate is 45% as 17796 out of total 38980 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Kandi block is 43%. Here 35356 out of total 81521 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 33% as 14172 males out of total 42541 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 54% and 21184 out of total 38980 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Kandi block is 32215 however 49306 are non-working. And out of 32215 working individual 2755 individuals are totally reliant on farming.