Ranaghat 1 is a Block placed in Nadia district in West Bengal. Located in urban part of West Bengal, it is one among the 17 blocks of Nadia district. As per the administration records, the block code of Ranaghat 1 is 159. The block has 73 villages and there are total 56507 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ranaghat 1's population is 232282. Out of this, 119444 are males while the females count 112838 here. This block has 21717 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 11180 are boys and 10537 are girls.
Literacy rate in Ranaghat 1 block is 70%. 163429 out of total 232282 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 74% as 88861 males out of total 119444 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 66% as 74568 out of total 112838 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Ranaghat 1 block is 29%. Here 68853 out of total 232282 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 30583 males out of total 119444 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 33% and 38270 out of total 112838 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Ranaghat 1 block is 84840 yet 147442 are un-employed. And out of 84840 employed people 11182 individuals are entirely reliant on cultivation.