Bankura 2 is a Block located in Bankura district in West Bengal. Placed in rural area of West Bengal, it is one among the 22 blocks of Bankura district. As per the government records, the block number of Bankura 2 is 209. The block has 154 villages and there are total 29502 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bankura 2's population is 140864. Out of this, 72302 are males while the females count 68562 here. This block has 15927 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 8279 are boys and 7648 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bankura 2 block is 65%. 91939 out of total 140864 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 73% as 53283 males out of total 72302 are educated however female literacy rate is 56% as 38656 out of total 68562 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Bankura 2 block is 34%. Here 48925 out of total 140864 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 26% as 19019 males out of total 72302 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 43% and 29906 out of total 68562 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working individual of Bankura 2 block is 52525 still 88339 are non-working. And out of 52525 working people 8410 individuals are completely reliant on farming.