Goghat 1 is a Block positioned in Hooghly district in West Bengal. Situated in rural area of West Bengal, it is one of the 18 blocks of Hooghly district. According to the administration register, the block code of Goghat 1 is 185. The block has 99 villages and there are total 31203 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Goghat 1's population is 140030. Out of this, 71804 are males whereas the females count 68226 here. This block has 14581 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 7511 are boys and 7070 are girls.
Literacy rate in Goghat 1 block is 70%. 98732 out of total 140030 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 76% as 55063 males out of total 71804 are literate while female literacy rate is 64% as 43669 out of total 68226 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Goghat 1 block is 29%. Here 41298 out of total 140030 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 16741 males out of total 71804 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 35% and 24557 out of total 68226 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Goghat 1 block is 53865 however 86165 are non-working. And out of 53865 working person 14188 persons are fully reliant on agriculture.