Saraikela Kharsawan is one of 24 districts located in eastern Indian state Jharkhand. There are total 9 blocks which comes under Saraikela Kharsawan district, and there are total 1184 villages and 5 town areas which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Saraikela Kharsawan district is 369 and number of houses in this district is 181051.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 876449. Out of total 876449, male population count is 445297, where as female population count is 431152 in Saraikela Kharsawan.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 133880 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 133880 children 68740 are boys and 65140 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Saraikela Kharsawan district is 54%. 479296 out of total 876449 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 65% and 289742 males are literate out of total 445297 male population, where as female literacy rate is 56% and 189554 out of total 431152 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Saraikela Kharsawan district is 45%. 397153 out of total 876449 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 34% and 155555 males are illiterate out of total 445297 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 56% and 241598 out of total 431152 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Saraikela Kharsawan district is 372134 and non-working population is 504315 and out of 372134 working population 57028 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.