Usur is a Block positioned in Bijapur district in Chhattisgarh. Placed in rural part of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 4 blocks of Bijapur district. According to the government register, the block code of Usur is 144. The block has 132 villages and there are total 11972 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Usur's population is 55686. Out of this, 28161 are males whereas the females count 27525 here. This block has 8808 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 4473 are boys and 4335 are girls.
Literacy rate in Usur block is 25%. 14404 out of total 55686 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 32% as 9191 males out of total 28161 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 18% as 5213 out of total 27525 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Usur block is shockingly high -- 74%. Here 41282 out of total 55686 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 67% as 18970 males out of total 28161 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 81% and 22312 out of total 27525 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Usur block is 31802 whereas 23884 are un-employed. And out of 31802 employed person 2133 individuals are completely dependent on farming.