Kharagpur 2 is a Block positioned in Paschim Medinipur district in West Bengal. Located in rural area of West Bengal, it is one of the 29 blocks of Paschim Medinipur district. According to the administration register, the block number of Kharagpur 2 is 308. The block has 353 villages and there are total 44637 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kharagpur 2's population is 183440. Out of this, 92546 are males while the females count 90894 here. This block has 22527 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 11437 are boys and 11090 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kharagpur 2 block is 66%. 122415 out of total 183440 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 73% as 68212 males out of total 92546 are educated while female literacy rate is 59% as 54203 out of total 90894 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Kharagpur 2 block is 33%. Here 61025 out of total 183440 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 26% as 24334 males out of total 92546 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 40% and 36691 out of total 90894 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Kharagpur 2 block is 79568 whereas 103872 are non-working. And out of 79568 employed individual 10792 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.