Mendarda is a Block positioned in Junagadh district in Gujarat. Placed in rural area of Gujarat, it is one of the 9 blocks of Junagadh district. As per the administration register, the block code of Mendarda is 109. The block has 48 villages and there are total 14832 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Mendarda's population is 68531. Out of this, 35440 are males whereas the females count 33091 here. This block has 6521 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 3513 are boys and 3008 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mendarda block is 70%. 48302 out of total 68531 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 76% as 27262 males out of total 35440 are educated however female literacy rate is 63% as 21040 out of total 33091 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Mendarda block is 29%. Here 20229 out of total 68531 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 8178 males out of total 35440 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 36% and 12051 out of total 33091 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Mendarda block is 32588 whereas 35943 are un-employed. And out of 32588 employed people 12841 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.