Madarihat is a Block situated in Alipurduar district in West Bengal. Located in urban area of West Bengal, it is one among the 6 blocks of Alipurduar district. According to the administration register, the block code of Madarihat is 17. The block has 50 villages and there are total 44149 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Madarihat's population is 202026. Out of this, 101536 are males whereas the females count 100490 here. This block has 24382 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 12339 are boys and 12043 are girls.
Literacy rate in Madarihat block is 59%. 120391 out of total 202026 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 66% as 67717 males out of total 101536 are literate however female literacy rate is 52% as 52674 out of total 100490 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Madarihat block is 40%. Here 81635 out of total 202026 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 33819 males out of total 101536 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 47% and 47816 out of total 100490 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Madarihat block is 81669 while 120357 are un-employed. And out of 81669 employed people 5770 peoples are completely dependent on agriculture.