Canacona is a Block situated in South Goa district in Goa. Situated in rural area of Goa, it is one of the 5 blocks of South Goa district. According to the administration register, the block code of Canacona is 11. The block has 8 villages and there are total 7360 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Canacona's population is 32738. Out of this, 16238 are males while the females count 16500 here. This block has 3375 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 1723 are boys and 1652 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Canacona block is 74%. 24345 out of total 32738 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 79% as 12894 males out of total 16238 are educated however female literacy ratio is 69% as 11451 out of total 16500 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Canacona block is 25%. Here 8393 out of total 32738 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 20% as 3344 males out of total 16238 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 30% and 5049 out of total 16500 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Canacona block is 14722 yet 18016 are non-working. And out of 14722 occupied person 4120 persons are entirely dependent on farming.