Solan is a Block situated in Solan district in Himachal Pradesh. Located in rural area of Himachal Pradesh, it is one among the 5 blocks of Solan district. As per the government records, the block code of Solan is 57. The block has 481 villages and there are total 14937 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Solan's population is 70643. Out of this, 36235 are males while the females count 34408 here. This block has 7859 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 4055 are boys and 3804 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Solan block is 76%. 54110 out of total 70643 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 80% as 29329 males out of total 36235 are educated however female literacy ratio is 72% as 24781 out of total 34408 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Solan block is 23%. Here 16533 out of total 70643 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 19% as 6906 males out of total 36235 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 27% and 9627 out of total 34408 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Solan block is 36229 whereas 34414 are un-employed. And out of 36229 employed individual 13037 individuals are completely dependent on farming.