Purbi Singhbhum is one of 24 districts located in eastern Indian state Jharkhand. There are total 11 blocks which comes under Purbi Singhbhum district, and there are total 1748 villages and 12 town areas which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Purbi Singhbhum district is 357 and number of houses in this district is 291204.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 1372784. Out of total 1372784, male population count is 697708, where as female population count is 675076 in Purbi Singhbhum.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 191844 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 191844 children 98938 are boys and 92906 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Purbi Singhbhum district is 58%. 802625 out of total 1372784 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 67% and 470795 males are literate out of total 697708 male population, where as female literacy rate is 50% and 331830 out of total 675076 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Purbi Singhbhum district is 41%. 570159 out of total 1372784 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 32% and 226913 males are illiterate out of total 697708 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 50% and 343246 out of total 675076 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Purbi Singhbhum district is 555121 and non-working population is 817663 and out of 555121 working population 49368 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.