Wakro is a Block situated in Lohit district in Arunachal Pradesh. Placed in rural region of Arunachal Pradesh, it is one of the 2 blocks of Lohit district. According to the government register, the block code of Wakro is 92. The block has 55 villages and there are total 2032 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Wakro's population is 8927. Out of this, 4666 are males whereas the females count 4261 here. This block has 1633 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 846 are boys and 787 are girls.
Literacy rate in Wakro block is 49%. 4402 out of total 8927 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 55% as 2585 males out of total 4666 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 42% as 1817 out of total 4261 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Wakro block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 4525 out of total 8927 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 44% as 2081 males out of total 4666 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 57% and 2444 out of total 4261 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Wakro block is 4035 while 4892 are un-employed. And out of 4035 working individual 1613 persons are completely reliant on cultivation.