Pakaur is a Block placed in Pakur district in Jharkhand. Positioned in urban region of Jharkhand, it is one among the 6 blocks of Pakur district. As per the administration register, the block code of Pakaur is 82. The block has 189 villages and there are total 53985 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pakaur's population is 282075. Out of this, 141564 are males while the females count 140511 here. This block has 62846 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 31924 are boys and 30922 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pakaur block is 32%. 91080 out of total 282075 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 36% as 51274 males out of total 141564 are literate however female literacy ratio is 28% as 39806 out of total 140511 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Pakaur block is shockingly high -- 67%. Here 190995 out of total 282075 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 63% as 90290 males out of total 141564 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 71% and 100705 out of total 140511 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Pakaur block is 122412 still 159663 are un-employed. And out of 122412 employed people 7100 individuals are entirely reliant on farming.