Tufanganj 1 is a Block situated in Cooch Bihar district in West Bengal. Placed in urban part of West Bengal, it is one among the 12 blocks of Cooch Bihar district. According to the administration records, the block code of Tufanganj 1 is 32. The block has 73 villages and there are total 60433 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Tufanganj 1's population is 248595. Out of this, 128415 are males whereas the females count 120180 here. This block has 29090 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 15006 are boys and 14084 are girls.
Literacy rate in Tufanganj 1 block is 65%. 161744 out of total 248595 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 70% as 90476 males out of total 128415 are educated while female literacy rate is 59% as 71268 out of total 120180 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Tufanganj 1 block is 34%. Here 86851 out of total 248595 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 37939 males out of total 128415 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 40% and 48912 out of total 120180 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Tufanganj 1 block is 100657 whereas 147938 are un-employed. And out of 100657 occupied people 21992 persons are entirely reliant on farming.