Ramkanda is a Block positioned in Garhwa district in Jharkhand. Positioned in rural part of Jharkhand, it is one among the 19 blocks of Garhwa district. As per the government register, the block code of Ramkanda is 18. The block has 33 villages and there are total 8232 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ramkanda's population is 44452. Out of this, 22525 are males whereas the females count 21927 here. This block has 8796 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 4436 are boys and 4360 are girls.
Literacy rate in Ramkanda block is 39%. 17476 out of total 44452 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 47% as 10631 males out of total 22525 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 31% as 6845 out of total 21927 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Ramkanda block is shockingly high -- 60%. Here 26976 out of total 44452 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 52% as 11894 males out of total 22525 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 68% and 15082 out of total 21927 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Ramkanda block is 20508 whereas 23944 are un-employed. And out of 20508 occupied people 3663 peoples are completely reliant on cultivation.