Anand is a Block situated in Anand district in Gujarat. Situated in urban area of Gujarat, it is one among the 8 blocks of Anand district. According to the administration records, the block code of Anand is 143. The block has 41 villages and there are total 62886 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Anand's population is 303807. Out of this, 157812 are males whereas the females count 145995 here. This block has 36458 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 19507 are boys and 16951 are girls.
Literacy rate in Anand block is 75%. 230425 out of total 303807 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 82% as 129614 males out of total 157812 are educated while female literacy rate is 69% as 100811 out of total 145995 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Anand block is 24%. Here 73382 out of total 303807 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 17% as 28198 males out of total 157812 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 30% and 45184 out of total 145995 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Anand block is 117163 whereas 186644 are un-employed. And out of 117163 employed people 17328 individuals are totally dependent on farming.