Pashchimi Singhbhum is one of 24 districts located in eastern Indian state Jharkhand. There are total 18 blocks which comes under Pashchimi Singhbhum district, and there are total 1673 villages and 9 town areas which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Pashchimi Singhbhum district is 368 and number of houses in this district is 276823.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 1376242. Out of total 1376242, male population count is 684180, where as female population count is 692062 in Pashchimi Singhbhum.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 246982 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 246982 children 124336 are boys and 122646 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Pashchimi Singhbhum district is 45%. 631140 out of total 1376242 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 56% and 386407 males are literate out of total 684180 male population, where as female literacy rate is 64% and 244733 out of total 692062 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Pashchimi Singhbhum district is 54%. 745102 out of total 1376242 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 43% and 297773 males are illiterate out of total 684180 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 64% and 447329 out of total 692062 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Pashchimi Singhbhum district is 656413 and non-working population is 719829 and out of 656413 working population 137074 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.