Sundarpahari is a Block located in Godda district in Jharkhand. Placed in rural part of Jharkhand, it is one of the 9 blocks of Godda district. According to the administration register, the block number of Sundarpahari is 69. The block has 298 villages and there are total 14005 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sundarpahari's population is 65463. Out of this, 32895 are males whereas the females count 32568 here. This block has 11724 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 5872 are boys and 5852 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sundarpahari block is 35%. 23441 out of total 65463 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 44% as 14662 males out of total 32895 are literate while female literacy ratio is 26% as 8779 out of total 32568 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Sundarpahari block is shockingly high -- 64%. Here 42022 out of total 65463 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 55% as 18233 males out of total 32895 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 73% and 23789 out of total 32568 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Sundarpahari block is 35347 while 30116 are non-working. And out of 35347 occupied individual 5670 persons are fully reliant on agriculture.