Dasarathpur is a Block placed in Jajapur district in Odisha. Situated in rural region of Odisha, it is one among the 10 blocks of Jajapur district. As per the government register, the block number of Dasarathpur is 145. The block has 156 villages and there are total 47025 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Dasarathpur's population is 195414. Out of this, 97170 are males while the females count 98244 here. This block has 21691 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11419 are boys and 10272 are girls.
Literacy rate in Dasarathpur block is 74%. 144927 out of total 195414 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 78% as 76650 males out of total 97170 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 69% as 68277 out of total 98244 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Dasarathpur block is 25%. Here 50487 out of total 195414 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 21% as 20520 males out of total 97170 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 30% and 29967 out of total 98244 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Dasarathpur block is 56041 still 139373 are un-employed. And out of 56041 working people 9933 persons are completely dependent on farming.