Kathura is a Block placed in Sonipat district in Haryana. Situated in rural part of Haryana, it is one of the 7 blocks of Sonipat district. As per the administration records, the block number of Kathura is 40. The block has 17 villages and there are total 13568 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kathura's population is 72709. Out of this, 39509 are males whereas the females count 33200 here. This block has 9442 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 5195 are boys and 4247 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kathura block is 65%. 47502 out of total 72709 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 73% as 28929 males out of total 39509 are literate however female literacy ratio is 55% as 18573 out of total 33200 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Kathura block is 34%. Here 25207 out of total 72709 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 26% as 10580 males out of total 39509 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 44% and 14627 out of total 33200 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Kathura block is 26992 however 45717 are un-employed. And out of 26992 working people 11238 persons are entirely dependent on farming.