Zira is a Block located in Firozpur district in Punjab. Positioned in urban region of Punjab, it is one among the 7 blocks of Firozpur district. As per the administration register, the block number of Zira is 70. The block has 99 villages and there are total 21024 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Zira's population is 113203. Out of this, 59132 are males whereas the females count 54071 here. This block has 13190 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 7145 are boys and 6045 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Zira block is 58%. 66236 out of total 113203 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 62% as 36839 males out of total 59132 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 54% as 29397 out of total 54071 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Zira block is 41%. Here 46967 out of total 113203 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 37% as 22293 males out of total 59132 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 24674 out of total 54071 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Zira block is 46364 while 66839 are non-working. And out of 46364 occupied people 15197 peoples are completely dependent on agriculture.