Godda is a Block situated in Godda district in Jharkhand. Positioned in urban region of Jharkhand, it is one of the 9 blocks of Godda district. As per the administration register, the block code of Godda is 67. The block has 256 villages and there are total 43676 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Godda's population is 221775. Out of this, 114911 are males while the females count 106864 here. This block has 39039 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 20099 are boys and 18940 are girls.
Literacy rate in Godda block is 49%. 108866 out of total 221775 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 59% as 68028 males out of total 114911 are educated while female literacy ratio is 38% as 40838 out of total 106864 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Godda block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 112909 out of total 221775 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 46883 males out of total 114911 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 61% and 66026 out of total 106864 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Godda block is 92859 still 128916 are un-employed. And out of 92859 working person 14022 persons are fully dependent on cultivation.