Jagraon is a Block located in Ludhiana district in Punjab. Located in rural area of Punjab, it is one among the 12 blocks of Ludhiana district. As per the government register, the block number of Jagraon is 54. The block has 49 villages and there are total 28697 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Jagraon's population is 146566. Out of this, 77238 are males whereas the females count 69328 here. This block has 14669 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 7821 are boys and 6848 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jagraon block is 67%. 99267 out of total 146566 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 71% as 55039 males out of total 77238 are literate however female literacy rate is 63% as 44228 out of total 69328 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Jagraon block is 32%. Here 47299 out of total 146566 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 22199 males out of total 77238 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 36% and 25100 out of total 69328 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Jagraon block is 51529 yet 95037 are non-working. And out of 51529 working people 15627 persons are entirely reliant on agriculture.