Hailakandi is a Block positioned in Hailakandi district in Assam. Placed in rural area of Assam, it is one of the 5 blocks of Hailakandi district. As per the administration records, the block number of Hailakandi is 169. The block has 64 villages and there are total 29922 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Hailakandi's population is 133260. Out of this, 68975 are males while the females count 64285 here. This block has 23472 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 12087 are boys and 11385 are girls.
Literacy rate in Hailakandi block is 60%. 80023 out of total 133260 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 65% as 45362 males out of total 68975 are literate while female literacy rate is 53% as 34661 out of total 64285 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Hailakandi block is 39%. Here 53237 out of total 133260 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 34% as 23613 males out of total 68975 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 29624 out of total 64285 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Hailakandi block is 43304 however 89956 are non-working. And out of 43304 occupied people 10559 persons are completely dependent on agriculture.