Daman is a Block located in Daman district in Daman & Diu. Situated in urban area of Daman & Diu, it is one among the 1 blocks of Daman district. According to the administration register, the block code of Daman is 2. The block has 21 villages and there are total 40154 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Daman's population is 146891. Out of this, 101603 are males while the females count 45288 here. This block has 15505 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 8188 are boys and 7317 are girls.
Literacy rate in Daman block is 77%. 114513 out of total 146891 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 83% as 84883 males out of total 101603 are educated however female literacy rate is 65% as 29630 out of total 45288 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Daman block is 22%. Here 32378 out of total 146891 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 16% as 16720 males out of total 101603 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 34% and 15658 out of total 45288 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Daman block is 89175 still 57716 are non-working. And out of 89175 working individual 1202 peoples are entirely dependent on agriculture.