Drang is a Block positioned in Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh. Situated in rural region of Himachal Pradesh, it is one among the 10 blocks of Mandi district. According to the administration register, the block number of Drang is 31. The block has 320 villages and there are total 17982 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Drang's population is 82407. Out of this, 41299 are males while the females count 41108 here. This block has 9646 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 5016 are boys and 4630 are girls.
Literacy rate in Drang block is 67%. 55967 out of total 82407 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 76% as 31598 males out of total 41299 are literate while female literacy ratio is 59% as 24369 out of total 41108 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Drang block is 32%. Here 26440 out of total 82407 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 23% as 9701 males out of total 41299 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 40% and 16739 out of total 41108 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Drang block is 54435 however 27972 are non-working. And out of 54435 employed people 11615 individuals are totally dependent on agriculture.