Khowang is a Block positioned in Dibrugarh district in Assam. Located in urban region of Assam, it is one among the 7 blocks of Dibrugarh district. As per the administration register, the block number of Khowang is 102. The block has 308 villages and there are total 35160 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Khowang's population is 169759. Out of this, 86247 are males while the females count 83512 here. This block has 20520 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 10521 are boys and 9999 are girls.
Literacy rate in Khowang block is 69%. 118143 out of total 169759 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 75% as 65054 males out of total 86247 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 63% as 53089 out of total 83512 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Khowang block is 30%. Here 51616 out of total 169759 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 21193 males out of total 86247 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 36% and 30423 out of total 83512 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Khowang block is 76523 still 93236 are non-working. And out of 76523 occupied individual 20285 persons are totally reliant on agriculture.