Sanguem is a Block located in South Goa district in Goa. Positioned in urban part of Goa, it is one of the 5 blocks of South Goa district. According to the administration records, the block code of Sanguem is 10. The block has 52 villages and there are total 13523 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sanguem's population is 58703. Out of this, 29461 are males while the females count 29242 here. This block has 6386 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 3236 are boys and 3150 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Sanguem block is 73%. 43359 out of total 58703 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 79% as 23417 males out of total 29461 are educated while female literacy rate is 68% as 19942 out of total 29242 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy ratio of Sanguem block is 26%. Here 15344 out of total 58703 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 20% as 6044 males out of total 29461 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 31% and 9300 out of total 29242 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Sanguem block is 24805 while 33898 are un-employed. And out of 24805 occupied people 1939 peoples are entirely dependent on agriculture.