Pathargama is a Block placed in Godda district in Jharkhand. Located in rural region of Jharkhand, it is one among the 9 blocks of Godda district. According to the government register, the block number of Pathargama is 65. The block has 198 villages and there are total 22641 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pathargama's population is 115662. Out of this, 59780 are males while the females count 55882 here. This block has 20491 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 10472 are boys and 10019 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pathargama block is 50%. 58352 out of total 115662 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 61% as 36571 males out of total 59780 are educated while female literacy ratio is 38% as 21781 out of total 55882 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Pathargama block is 49%. Here 57310 out of total 115662 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 38% as 23209 males out of total 59780 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 61% and 34101 out of total 55882 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Pathargama block is 50896 whereas 64766 are non-working. And out of 50896 employed individual 11120 persons are completely reliant on cultivation.