Jhinkpani is a Block situated in Pashchimi Singhbhum district in Jharkhand. Located in urban part of Jharkhand, it is one of the 18 blocks of Pashchimi Singhbhum district. As per the administration register, the block code of Jhinkpani is 248. The block has 28 villages and there are total 10910 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Jhinkpani's population is 53792. Out of this, 26320 are males whereas the females count 27472 here. This block has 9163 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 4604 are boys and 4559 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Jhinkpani block is 48%. 25988 out of total 53792 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 58% as 15358 males out of total 26320 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 38% as 10630 out of total 27472 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Jhinkpani block is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 27804 out of total 53792 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 41% as 10962 males out of total 26320 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 61% and 16842 out of total 27472 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Jhinkpani block is 22339 while 31453 are un-employed. And out of 22339 employed person 3947 individuals are entirely reliant on farming.