Cooch Behar 2 is a Block situated in Cooch Bihar district in West Bengal. Positioned in urban part of West Bengal, it is one of the 12 blocks of Cooch Bihar district. As per the government records, the block number of Cooch Behar 2 is 31. The block has 116 villages and there are total 80438 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Cooch Behar 2's population is 343901. Out of this, 179591 are males whereas the females count 164310 here. This block has 38828 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 19817 are boys and 19011 are girls.
Literacy rate in Cooch Behar 2 block is 72%. 248311 out of total 343901 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 76% as 138097 males out of total 179591 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 67% as 110214 out of total 164310 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Cooch Behar 2 block is 27%. Here 95590 out of total 343901 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 41494 males out of total 179591 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 32% and 54096 out of total 164310 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Cooch Behar 2 block is 128323 while 215578 are un-employed. And out of 128323 employed individual 24744 peoples are totally reliant on farming.