Chakradharpur is a Block located in Pashchimi Singhbhum district in Jharkhand. Situated in rural region of Jharkhand, it is one among the 18 blocks of Pashchimi Singhbhum district. As per the government register, the block number of Chakradharpur is 237. The block has 181 villages and there are total 29938 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chakradharpur's population is 141422. Out of this, 70153 are males while the females count 71269 here. This block has 24020 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 12155 are boys and 11865 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chakradharpur block is 49%. 69755 out of total 141422 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 62% as 43543 males out of total 70153 are literate however female literacy rate is 36% as 26212 out of total 71269 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Chakradharpur block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 71667 out of total 141422 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 37% as 26610 males out of total 70153 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 63% and 45057 out of total 71269 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Chakradharpur block is 68672 yet 72750 are non-working. And out of 68672 employed people 10857 individuals are entirely reliant on agriculture.