Onda is a Block situated in Bankura district in West Bengal. Located in rural part of West Bengal, it is one of the 22 blocks of Bankura district. According to the administration records, the block number of Onda is 217. The block has 291 villages and there are total 53006 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Onda's population is 252984. Out of this, 129248 are males while the females count 123736 here. This block has 33274 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 17177 are boys and 16097 are girls.
Literacy rate in Onda block is 57%. 144618 out of total 252984 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 65% as 84546 males out of total 129248 are literate however female literacy rate is 48% as 60072 out of total 123736 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Onda block is 42%. Here 108366 out of total 252984 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 34% as 44702 males out of total 129248 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 51% and 63664 out of total 123736 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Onda block is 99984 still 153000 are non-working. And out of 99984 working individual 20843 individuals are entirely dependent on cultivation.