Nankhari is a Block placed in Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh. Situated in rural region of Himachal Pradesh, it is one among the 10 blocks of Shimla district. As per the administration register, the block code of Nankhari is 66. The block has 102 villages and there are total 6075 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Nankhari's population is 26238. Out of this, 13292 are males while the females count 12946 here. This block has 2298 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 1173 are boys and 1125 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Nankhari block is 72%. 18918 out of total 26238 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 80% as 10666 males out of total 13292 are literate however female literacy ratio is 63% as 8252 out of total 12946 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Nankhari block is 27%. Here 7320 out of total 26238 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 19% as 2626 males out of total 13292 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 36% and 4694 out of total 12946 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working individual of Nankhari block is 18779 whereas 7459 are non-working. And out of 18779 working person 7849 individuals are completely dependent on cultivation.