Boniyar is a Block situated in Baramula district in Jammu & Kashmir. Positioned in rural area of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 12 blocks of Baramula district. As per the administration register, the block code of Boniyar is 70. The block has 49 villages and there are total 11131 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Boniyar's population is 67494. Out of this, 36328 are males while the females count 31166 here. This block has 12815 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 6933 are boys and 5882 are girls.
Literacy rate in Boniyar block is 47%. 32219 out of total 67494 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 58% as 21284 males out of total 36328 are educated while female literacy rate is 35% as 10935 out of total 31166 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Boniyar block is shockingly high -- 52%. Here 35275 out of total 67494 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 41% as 15044 males out of total 36328 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 64% and 20231 out of total 31166 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Boniyar block is 17920 yet 49574 are non-working. And out of 17920 employed person 381 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.