Bankura is one of 20 districts located in eastern Indian state West Bengal. There are total 22 blocks which comes under Bankura district, and there are total 3823 villages and 9 town areas which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Bankura district is 339 and number of houses in this district is 715642.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 3362420. Out of total 3362420, male population count is 1719209, where as female population count is 1643211 in Bankura.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 398280 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 398280 children 204446 are boys and 193834 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Bankura district is 60%. 2050922 out of total 3362420 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 69% and 1200903 males are literate out of total 1719209 male population, where as female literacy rate is 48% and 850019 out of total 1643211 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Bankura district is 39%. 1311498 out of total 3362420 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 30% and 518306 males are illiterate out of total 1719209 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 48% and 793192 out of total 1643211 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Bankura district is 1380307 and non-working population is 1982113 and out of 1380307 working population 237559 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.