Bano is a Block located in Simdega district in Jharkhand. Located in rural area of Jharkhand, it is one among the 10 blocks of Simdega district. According to the administration register, the block number of Bano is 233. The block has 93 villages and there are total 16236 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bano's population is 80462. Out of this, 39855 are males while the females count 40607 here. This block has 13376 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 6729 are boys and 6647 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Bano block is 52%. 42551 out of total 80462 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 61% as 24600 males out of total 39855 are literate while female literacy ratio is 44% as 17951 out of total 40607 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Bano block is 47%. Here 37911 out of total 80462 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 38% as 15255 males out of total 39855 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 55% and 22656 out of total 40607 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Bano block is 41464 while 38998 are un-employed. And out of 41464 occupied individual 12339 persons are entirely dependent on cultivation.