Borsad is a Block positioned in Anand district in Gujarat. Placed in rural region of Gujarat, it is one among the 8 blocks of Anand district. According to the government records, the block number of Borsad is 146. The block has 64 villages and there are total 65384 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Borsad's population is 316107. Out of this, 164655 are males while the females count 151452 here. This block has 40178 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 21231 are boys and 18947 are girls.
Literacy rate in Borsad block is 71%. 225182 out of total 316107 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 79% as 130290 males out of total 164655 are educated while female literacy rate is 62% as 94892 out of total 151452 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Borsad block is 28%. Here 90925 out of total 316107 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 20% as 34365 males out of total 164655 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 37% and 56560 out of total 151452 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Borsad block is 140908 however 175199 are un-employed. And out of 140908 occupied people 27764 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.