Simlapal is a Block situated in Bankura district in West Bengal. Positioned in urban region of West Bengal, it is one among the 22 blocks of Bankura district. As per the government records, the block number of Simlapal is 219. The block has 203 villages and there are total 29836 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Simlapal's population is 143038. Out of this, 73008 are males whereas the females count 70030 here. This block has 17125 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 8728 are boys and 8397 are girls.
Literacy rate in Simlapal block is 60%. 86172 out of total 143038 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 68% as 50372 males out of total 73008 are educated while female literacy rate is 51% as 35800 out of total 70030 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Simlapal block is 39%. Here 56866 out of total 143038 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 31% as 22636 males out of total 73008 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 34230 out of total 70030 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Simlapal block is 57948 yet 85090 are un-employed. And out of 57948 working people 9051 peoples are fully reliant on farming.