Chopra is a Block positioned in Uttar Dinajpur district in West Bengal. Placed in urban area of West Bengal, it is one of the 9 blocks of Uttar Dinajpur district. As per the administration register, the block number of Chopra is 38. The block has 119 villages and there are total 54441 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chopra's population is 284403. Out of this, 147073 are males whereas the females count 137330 here. This block has 49741 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 25459 are boys and 24282 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chopra block is 49%. 140560 out of total 284403 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 55% as 81939 males out of total 147073 are educated however female literacy rate is 42% as 58621 out of total 137330 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Chopra block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 143843 out of total 284403 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 44% as 65134 males out of total 147073 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 57% and 78709 out of total 137330 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Chopra block is 90429 still 193974 are un-employed. And out of 90429 occupied people 17684 individuals are completely reliant on cultivation.