Bhangar 1 is a Block located in South 24 Parganas district in West Bengal. Located in urban region of West Bengal, it is one of the 29 blocks of South 24 Parganas district. As per the government register, the block code of Bhangar 1 is 265. The block has 84 villages and there are total 51711 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bhangar 1's population is 249170. Out of this, 127702 are males while the females count 121468 here. This block has 35693 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 18142 are boys and 17551 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bhangar 1 block is 61%. 153835 out of total 249170 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 66% as 84390 males out of total 127702 are literate however female literacy rate is 57% as 69445 out of total 121468 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Bhangar 1 block is 38%. Here 95335 out of total 249170 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 43312 males out of total 127702 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 52023 out of total 121468 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Bhangar 1 block is 81616 still 167554 are un-employed. And out of 81616 employed person 14569 individuals are completely reliant on agriculture.