Vishnupur is a Block situated in Bankura district in West Bengal. Positioned in rural part of West Bengal, it is one of the 22 blocks of Bankura district. According to the government register, the block code of Vishnupur is 216. The block has 161 villages and there are total 33793 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Vishnupur's population is 156822. Out of this, 79941 are males whereas the females count 76881 here. This block has 19102 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 9624 are boys and 9478 are girls.
Literacy rate in Vishnupur block is 58%. 91309 out of total 156822 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 66% as 53099 males out of total 79941 are educated however female literacy rate is 49% as 38210 out of total 76881 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Vishnupur block is 41%. Here 65513 out of total 156822 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 26842 males out of total 79941 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 50% and 38671 out of total 76881 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Vishnupur block is 67156 however 89666 are non-working. And out of 67156 employed individual 11732 persons are completely dependent on farming.