Faridpur Durgapur is a Block positioned in Barddhaman district in West Bengal. Located in urban part of West Bengal, it is one among the 31 blocks of Barddhaman district. As per the administration register, the block code of Faridpur Durgapur is 121. The block has 57 villages and there are total 25591 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Faridpur Durgapur's population is 115924. Out of this, 60478 are males whereas the females count 55446 here. This block has 13309 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 6913 are boys and 6396 are girls.
Literacy rate in Faridpur Durgapur block is 65%. 76080 out of total 115924 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 72% as 43951 males out of total 60478 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 57% as 32129 out of total 55446 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Faridpur Durgapur block is 34%. Here 39844 out of total 115924 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 27% as 16527 males out of total 60478 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 23317 out of total 55446 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Faridpur Durgapur block is 40122 whereas 75802 are non-working. And out of 40122 occupied people 3362 persons are totally reliant on farming.