Tamnar is a Block positioned in Raigarh district in Chhattisgarh. Located in rural part of Chhattisgarh, it is one among the 9 blocks of Raigarh district. As per the government records, the block code of Tamnar is 36. The block has 117 villages and there are total 23963 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Tamnar's population is 97975. Out of this, 49342 are males whereas the females count 48633 here. This block has 13624 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 6978 are boys and 6646 are girls.
Literacy rate in Tamnar block is 63%. 62471 out of total 97975 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 72% as 35826 males out of total 49342 are literate while female literacy rate is 54% as 26645 out of total 48633 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Tamnar block is 36%. Here 35504 out of total 97975 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 27% as 13516 males out of total 49342 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 21988 out of total 48633 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Tamnar block is 44994 still 52981 are non-working. And out of 44994 working person 11469 peoples are totally dependent on cultivation.