Beerwah is a Block placed in Budgam district in Jammu & Kashmir. Located in rural region of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one among the 8 blocks of Budgam district. As per the government register, the block code of Beerwah is 13. The block has 66 villages and there are total 10784 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Beerwah's population is 82883. Out of this, 44155 are males whereas the females count 38728 here. This block has 20805 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11992 are boys and 8813 are girls.
Literacy rate in Beerwah block is 41%. 34408 out of total 82883 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 47% as 21100 males out of total 44155 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 34% as 13308 out of total 38728 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Beerwah block is shockingly high -- 58%. Here 48475 out of total 82883 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 52% as 23055 males out of total 44155 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 65% and 25420 out of total 38728 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Beerwah block is 21292 whereas 61591 are un-employed. And out of 21292 occupied person 3514 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.