Giridih is a district in Jharkhand State of India. It has a total of 13 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 4,962 sq km. There are 12 towns and 2,749 villages in this district.
As per census Giridih District has a population of 2,445,474 in 2011 out of which 1,258,098 are male and 1,187,376 are female. Population of Giridih District in 2020/2021 is 2,729,857(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 1,253,475 out of 783,736 are male and 469,739 are female. People living in Giridih District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 1,036,277 out of which men are 623,946 and women are 412,331. Total 134,666 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 97,777 are cultivated by men and 36,889 are women. 78,621 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 56,328 and 22,293 are women. Giridih District sex ratio is 944 females per 1000 of males. Next Giridih District Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 4,962 sq km., 53 sq km is urban and 4909 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 2,714,477 in the district, 208,024 are in urban area and 2,237,450 are in rural area. 35,812 households are in urban, 360,709 are in rural area. 139,962 literate people are in urban, 1,113,513 are in rural area.
Geography of Giridih
Languages spoken are Hindi