Raipur(Dharsiva) is a Block situated in Raipur district in Chhattisgarh. Placed in urban area of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 4 blocks of Raipur district. According to the government register, the block number of Raipur(Dharsiva) is 99. The block has 92 villages and there are total 47727 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Raipur(Dharsiva)'s population is 238604. Out of this, 121869 are males while the females count 116735 here. This block has 36891 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 18679 are boys and 18212 are girls.
Literacy rate in Raipur(Dharsiva) block is 63%. 152152 out of total 238604 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 71% as 87129 males out of total 121869 are literate however female literacy rate is 55% as 65023 out of total 116735 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Raipur(Dharsiva) block is 36%. Here 86452 out of total 238604 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 34740 males out of total 121869 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 44% and 51712 out of total 116735 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Raipur(Dharsiva) block is 92670 however 145934 are un-employed. And out of 92670 working person 9881 individuals are totally dependent on farming.