Pehowa is a Block positioned in Kurukshetra district in Haryana. Situated in rural region of Haryana, it is one among the 5 blocks of Kurukshetra district. As per the government records, the block number of Pehowa is 18. The block has 83 villages and there are total 30935 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pehowa's population is 159668. Out of this, 83646 are males whereas the females count 76022 here. This block has 21127 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11557 are boys and 9570 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Pehowa block is 59%. 94309 out of total 159668 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 65% as 54465 males out of total 83646 are educated while female literacy ratio is 52% as 39844 out of total 76022 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Pehowa block is 40%. Here 65359 out of total 159668 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 34% as 29181 males out of total 83646 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 47% and 36178 out of total 76022 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Pehowa block is 52544 while 107124 are un-employed. And out of 52544 occupied person 17231 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.