Pharasgaon is a Block positioned in Kondagaon district in Chhattisgarh. Placed in rural region of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 5 blocks of Kondagaon district. As per the government records, the block code of Pharasgaon is 125. The block has 103 villages and there are total 19214 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pharasgaon's population is 92446. Out of this, 45392 are males while the females count 47054 here. This block has 15068 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 7520 are boys and 7548 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pharasgaon block is 47%. 44217 out of total 92446 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 57% as 25904 males out of total 45392 are educated while female literacy rate is 38% as 18313 out of total 47054 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Pharasgaon block is shockingly high -- 52%. Here 48229 out of total 92446 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 19488 males out of total 45392 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 61% and 28741 out of total 47054 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Pharasgaon block is 62120 still 30326 are un-employed. And out of 62120 occupied person 13424 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.