Forest Block is a village positioned in D.H Pora Block of Kulgam district in Jammu & Kashmir. Placed in rural area of Kulgam district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one among the 57 villages of D.H Pora Block of Kulgam district. As per the government records, the village code of Forest Block is 4109. The village has 794 homes.
According to Census 2011, Forest Block's population is 4424. Out of this, 2339 are males whereas the females count 2085 here. This village has 779 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 395 are boys and 384 are girls.
Literacy rate in Forest Block village is 8.%. 388 out of total 4424 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 10% as 254 males out of total 2339 are literate however female literacy rate is 6.% as 134 out of total 2085 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Forest Block village is shockingly high -- 91%. Here 4036 out of total 4424 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 89% as 2085 males out of total 2339 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 93% and 1951 out of total 2085 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied people of Forest Block village is 1915 whereas 2509 are non-working. And out of 1915 working people 25 persons are totally dependent on farming.