Gandoh is a Block located in Doda district in Jammu & Kashmir. Located in rural area of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 8 blocks of Doda district. As per the government register, the block code of Gandoh is 107. The block has 67 villages and there are total 13216 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Gandoh's population is 71889. Out of this, 36754 are males while the females count 35135 here. This block has 14084 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 7179 are boys and 6905 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gandoh block is 46%. 33194 out of total 71889 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 59% as 21702 males out of total 36754 are literate however female literacy rate is 32% as 11492 out of total 35135 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Gandoh block is shockingly high -- 53%. Here 38695 out of total 71889 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 15052 males out of total 36754 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 67% and 23643 out of total 35135 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Gandoh block is 20813 still 51076 are un-employed. And out of 20813 working person 3563 individuals are totally dependent on agriculture.