Amdanga is a Block positioned in North 24 Parganas district in West Bengal. Positioned in urban region of West Bengal, it is one of the 22 blocks of North 24 Parganas district. According to the government records, the block code of Amdanga is 169. The block has 81 villages and there are total 43636 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Amdanga's population is 191673. Out of this, 98618 are males whereas the females count 93055 here. This block has 22689 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 11517 are boys and 11172 are girls.
Literacy rate in Amdanga block is 71%. 136350 out of total 191673 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 74% as 73244 males out of total 98618 are literate however female literacy rate is 67% as 63106 out of total 93055 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Amdanga block is 28%. Here 55323 out of total 191673 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 25374 males out of total 98618 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 32% and 29949 out of total 93055 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Amdanga block is 69721 whereas 121952 are un-employed. And out of 69721 employed individual 12754 individuals are totally dependent on agriculture.