Chainpur is a Block situated in Gumla district in Jharkhand. Situated in rural region of Jharkhand, it is one among the 12 blocks of Gumla district. As per the administration register, the block number of Chainpur is 219. The block has 85 villages and there are total 10056 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chainpur's population is 56591. Out of this, 28397 are males while the females count 28194 here. This block has 9646 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 4840 are boys and 4806 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Chainpur block is 59%. 33432 out of total 56591 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 66% as 18815 males out of total 28397 are literate however female literacy rate is 51% as 14617 out of total 28194 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Chainpur block is 40%. Here 23159 out of total 56591 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 9582 males out of total 28397 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 13577 out of total 28194 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Chainpur block is 28353 however 28238 are un-employed. And out of 28353 working individual 14516 individuals are entirely reliant on cultivation.