Verno is a Block situated in Gumla district in Jharkhand. Situated in rural region of Jharkhand, it is one of the 12 blocks of Gumla district. As per the administration register, the block number of Verno is 215. The block has 69 villages and there are total 15015 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Verno's population is 84572. Out of this, 42355 are males while the females count 42217 here. This block has 14845 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 7629 are boys and 7216 are girls.
Literacy rate in Verno block is 48%. 40612 out of total 84572 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 56% as 24094 males out of total 42355 are educated however female literacy ratio is 39% as 16518 out of total 42217 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Verno block is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 43960 out of total 84572 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 43% as 18261 males out of total 42355 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 60% and 25699 out of total 42217 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Verno block is 37235 whereas 47337 are non-working. And out of 37235 occupied person 17612 peoples are fully reliant on farming.