Mahasamund is a Block located in Mahasamund district in Chhattisgarh. Positioned in rural region of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 5 blocks of Mahasamund district. As per the administration register, the block number of Mahasamund is 108. The block has 194 villages and there are total 45812 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Mahasamund's population is 202938. Out of this, 101234 are males while the females count 101704 here. This block has 28974 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 14685 are boys and 14289 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mahasamund block is 60%. 123154 out of total 202938 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 70% as 71601 males out of total 101234 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 50% as 51553 out of total 101704 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Mahasamund block is 39%. Here 79784 out of total 202938 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 29633 males out of total 101234 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 49% and 50151 out of total 101704 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Mahasamund block is 102509 however 100429 are un-employed. And out of 102509 employed individual 22937 persons are completely reliant on cultivation.