Bashant Rai* is a Block positioned in Godda district in Jharkhand. Located in rural area of Jharkhand, it is one among the 9 blocks of Godda district. According to the administration register, the block number of Bashant Rai* is 66. The block has 117 villages and there are total 16100 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bashant Rai*'s population is 93448. Out of this, 48317 are males whereas the females count 45131 here. This block has 19432 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 9896 are boys and 9536 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bashant Rai* block is 43%. 40198 out of total 93448 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 52% as 25204 males out of total 48317 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 33% as 14994 out of total 45131 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy ratio of Bashant Rai* block is shockingly high -- 56%. Here 53250 out of total 93448 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 47% as 23113 males out of total 48317 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 66% and 30137 out of total 45131 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Bashant Rai* block is 34647 whereas 58801 are non-working. And out of 34647 occupied individual 4820 individuals are entirely dependent on farming.