Darbha is a Block positioned in Bastar district in Chhattisgarh. Positioned in rural part of Chhattisgarh, it is one among the 7 blocks of Bastar district. According to the administration register, the block number of Darbha is 133. The block has 69 villages and there are total 17759 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Darbha's population is 79360. Out of this, 38971 are males while the females count 40389 here. This block has 13445 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 6811 are boys and 6634 are girls.
Literacy rate in Darbha block is 31%. 25259 out of total 79360 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 39% as 15234 males out of total 38971 are educated while female literacy rate is 24% as 10025 out of total 40389 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Darbha block is shockingly high -- 68%. Here 54101 out of total 79360 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 60% as 23737 males out of total 38971 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 75% and 30364 out of total 40389 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Darbha block is 45812 however 33548 are non-working. And out of 45812 occupied people 13916 peoples are totally dependent on cultivation.