Charama is a Block situated in Kanker district in Chhattisgarh. Placed in rural area of Chhattisgarh, it is one among the 7 blocks of Kanker district. According to the government register, the block code of CHARAMA is 115. The block has 97 villages and there are total 22975 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Charama's population is 96755. Out of this, 47431 are males while the females count 49324 here. This block has 10476 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 5353 are boys and 5123 are girls.
Literacy rate in Charama block is 68%. 66394 out of total 96755 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 77% as 36753 males out of total 47431 are educated however female literacy rate is 60% as 29641 out of total 49324 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Charama block is 31%. Here 30361 out of total 96755 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 22% as 10678 males out of total 47431 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 39% and 19683 out of total 49324 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Charama block is 55101 however 41654 are non-working. And out of 55101 employed individual 18609 peoples are fully dependent on agriculture.