Simdega is a Block located in Simdega district in Jharkhand. Located in rural area of Jharkhand, it is one of the 10 blocks of Simdega district. As per the government register, the block number of Simdega is 224. The block has 61 villages and there are total 13925 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Simdega's population is 72131. Out of this, 36093 are males while the females count 36038 here. This block has 11248 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 5680 are boys and 5568 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Simdega block is 57%. 41314 out of total 72131 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 63% as 22931 males out of total 36093 are literate however female literacy rate is 51% as 18383 out of total 36038 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Simdega block is 42%. Here 30817 out of total 72131 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 36% as 13162 males out of total 36093 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 48% and 17655 out of total 36038 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Simdega block is 34049 yet 38082 are non-working. And out of 34049 occupied individual 10907 peoples are entirely dependent on farming.