Nahan is a Block situated in Sirmaur district in Himachal Pradesh. Placed in rural region of Himachal Pradesh, it is one among the 6 blocks of Sirmaur district. According to the administration records, the block code of Nahan is 61. The block has 210 villages and there are total 14313 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Nahan's population is 72653. Out of this, 37722 are males while the females count 34931 here. This block has 9733 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 5086 are boys and 4647 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Nahan block is 69%. 50641 out of total 72653 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 76% as 28732 males out of total 37722 are educated while female literacy rate is 62% as 21909 out of total 34931 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Nahan block is 30%. Here 22012 out of total 72653 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 23% as 8990 males out of total 37722 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 37% and 13022 out of total 34931 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Nahan block is 35891 while 36762 are non-working. And out of 35891 working person 13634 peoples are totally reliant on farming.