Meral Pipra Kalan is a Block located in Garhwa district in Jharkhand. Situated in rural region of Jharkhand, it is one of the 19 blocks of Garhwa district. According to the government register, the block number of Meral Pipra Kalan is 14. The block has 77 villages and there are total 24906 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Meral Pipra Kalan's population is 130308. Out of this, 67253 are males whereas the females count 63055 here. This block has 23207 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 11916 are boys and 11291 are girls.
Literacy rate in Meral Pipra Kalan block is 48%. 63771 out of total 130308 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 59% as 39965 males out of total 67253 are educated however female literacy ratio is 37% as 23806 out of total 63055 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Meral Pipra Kalan block is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 66537 out of total 130308 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 40% as 27288 males out of total 67253 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 62% and 39249 out of total 63055 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Meral Pipra Kalan block is 54838 still 75470 are un-employed. And out of 54838 employed individual 5096 individuals are fully reliant on cultivation.