Kalaigaon is a Block placed in Darrang district in Assam. Located in rural region of Assam, it is one among the 7 blocks of Darrang district. As per the government records, the block code of Kalaigaon is 214. The block has 56 villages and there are total 16497 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kalaigaon's population is 82606. Out of this, 42010 are males whereas the females count 40596 here. This block has 14034 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 7107 are boys and 6927 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kalaigaon block is 52%. 43359 out of total 82606 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 57% as 23960 males out of total 42010 are educated while female literacy rate is 47% as 19399 out of total 40596 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Kalaigaon block is 47%. Here 39247 out of total 82606 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 18050 males out of total 42010 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 52% and 21197 out of total 40596 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Kalaigaon block is 27928 yet 54678 are un-employed. And out of 27928 employed person 10146 persons are entirely dependent on farming.