Jagatballavpur is a Block situated in Howrah district in West Bengal. Positioned in urban part of West Bengal, it is one among the 14 blocks of Howrah district. According to the administration records, the block number of Jagatballavpur is 248. The block has 77 villages and there are total 54144 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Jagatballavpur's population is 257941. Out of this, 132180 are males while the females count 125761 here. This block has 29840 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 15049 are boys and 14791 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jagatballavpur block is 70%. 180664 out of total 257941 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 74% as 97924 males out of total 132180 are literate while female literacy rate is 65% as 82740 out of total 125761 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Jagatballavpur block is 29%. Here 77277 out of total 257941 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 34256 males out of total 132180 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 34% and 43021 out of total 125761 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Jagatballavpur block is 100798 while 157143 are non-working. And out of 100798 working individual 5178 persons are fully dependent on cultivation.