Chandkhurai(Arang) is a Block positioned in Raipur district in Chhattisgarh. Located in urban region of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 4 blocks of Raipur district. According to the government records, the block code of Chandkhurai(Arang) is 97. The block has 167 villages and there are total 61832 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chandkhurai(Arang)'s population is 296366. Out of this, 149352 are males whereas the females count 147014 here. This block has 47223 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 23871 are boys and 23352 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chandkhurai(Arang) block is 61%. 183241 out of total 296366 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 70% as 104985 males out of total 149352 are literate while female literacy rate is 53% as 78256 out of total 147014 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Chandkhurai(Arang) block is 38%. Here 113125 out of total 296366 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 44367 males out of total 149352 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 68758 out of total 147014 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Chandkhurai(Arang) block is 134326 yet 162040 are non-working. And out of 134326 employed individual 33314 persons are fully reliant on farming.