Khanakul 2 is a Block situated in Hooghly district in West Bengal. Placed in rural part of West Bengal, it is one among the 18 blocks of Hooghly district. As per the government records, the block number of Khanakul 2 is 202. The block has 53 villages and there are total 41278 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Khanakul 2's population is 184734. Out of this, 93979 are males while the females count 90755 here. This block has 22035 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 11301 are boys and 10734 are girls.
Literacy rate in Khanakul 2 block is 69%. 128790 out of total 184734 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 75% as 71206 males out of total 93979 are literate however female literacy rate is 63% as 57584 out of total 90755 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Khanakul 2 block is 30%. Here 55944 out of total 184734 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 22773 males out of total 93979 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 36% and 33171 out of total 90755 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Khanakul 2 block is 67662 yet 117072 are un-employed. And out of 67662 occupied person 11405 individuals are fully dependent on agriculture.