Kachugaon is a Block positioned in Kokrajhar district in Assam. Positioned in rural area of Assam, it is one of the 11 blocks of Kokrajhar district. As per the administration register, the block code of Kachugaon is 1. The block has 239 villages and there are total 38722 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kachugaon's population is 194571. Out of this, 99390 are males whereas the females count 95181 here. This block has 31796 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 16385 are boys and 15411 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kachugaon block is 48%. 95087 out of total 194571 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 54% as 54404 males out of total 99390 are literate however female literacy rate is 42% as 40683 out of total 95181 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Kachugaon block is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 99484 out of total 194571 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 45% as 44986 males out of total 99390 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 57% and 54498 out of total 95181 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Kachugaon block is 73268 however 121303 are un-employed. And out of 73268 working individual 36317 individuals are entirely reliant on cultivation.