Torpa is a Block located in Khunti district in Jharkhand. Placed in urban part of Jharkhand, it is one of the 6 blocks of Khunti district. As per the administration register, the block number of Torpa is 207. The block has 95 villages and there are total 17607 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Torpa's population is 92991. Out of this, 46272 are males whereas the females count 46719 here. This block has 14569 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 7324 are boys and 7245 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Torpa block is 60%. 55822 out of total 92991 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 67% as 31244 males out of total 46272 are educated however female literacy ratio is 52% as 24578 out of total 46719 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Torpa block is 39%. Here 37169 out of total 92991 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 32% as 15028 males out of total 46272 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 47% and 22141 out of total 46719 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working individual of Torpa block is 39683 still 53308 are un-employed. And out of 39683 occupied person 17820 individuals are completely dependent on farming.