Mahamaya is a Block located in Kokrajhar district in Assam. Located in rural part of Assam, it is one among the 11 blocks of Kokrajhar district. As per the government records, the block number of Mahamaya is 9. The block has 35 villages and there are total 7144 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Mahamaya's population is 32668. Out of this, 16720 are males whereas the females count 15948 here. This block has 5962 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 3087 are boys and 2875 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mahamaya block is 45%. 14873 out of total 32668 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 49% as 8241 males out of total 16720 are literate while female literacy rate is 41% as 6632 out of total 15948 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Mahamaya block is shockingly high -- 54%. Here 17795 out of total 32668 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 50% as 8479 males out of total 16720 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 58% and 9316 out of total 15948 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Mahamaya block is 10676 still 21992 are un-employed. And out of 10676 employed person 3374 individuals are fully dependent on farming.