Saluni is a Block located in Chamba district in Himachal Pradesh. Positioned in rural area of Himachal Pradesh, it is one of the 7 blocks of Chamba district. As per the government records, the block code of Saluni is 3. The block has 306 villages and there are total 15051 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Saluni's population is 81556. Out of this, 40961 are males whereas the females count 40595 here. This block has 11947 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 5964 are boys and 5983 are girls.
Literacy rate in Saluni block is 57%. 47170 out of total 81556 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 68% as 28100 males out of total 40961 are literate while female literacy rate is 46% as 19070 out of total 40595 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Saluni block is 42%. Here 34386 out of total 81556 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 31% as 12861 males out of total 40961 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 53% and 21525 out of total 40595 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Saluni block is 53168 yet 28388 are un-employed. And out of 53168 employed person 13572 persons are totally dependent on agriculture.