Porbandar is a Block placed in Porbandar district in Gujarat. Situated in urban area of Gujarat, it is one of the 3 blocks of Porbandar district. According to the administration records, the block code of Porbandar is 101. The block has 76 villages and there are total 38977 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Porbandar's population is 185191. Out of this, 94807 are males while the females count 90384 here. This block has 22013 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11498 are boys and 10515 are girls.
Literacy rate in Porbandar block is 61%. 113872 out of total 185191 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 69% as 65612 males out of total 94807 are literate while female literacy rate is 53% as 48260 out of total 90384 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Porbandar block is 38%. Here 71319 out of total 185191 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 29195 males out of total 94807 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 42124 out of total 90384 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Porbandar block is 83780 while 101411 are un-employed. And out of 83780 occupied people 31635 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.