Bishnah is a Block situated in Jammu district in Jammu & Kashmir. Situated in rural region of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 8 blocks of Jammu district. According to the government register, the block code of Bishnah is 139. The block has 130 villages and there are total 22742 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bishnah's population is 110746. Out of this, 57772 are males while the females count 52974 here. This block has 12810 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 7397 are boys and 5413 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bishnah block is 71%. 79273 out of total 110746 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 76% as 44275 males out of total 57772 are literate however female literacy rate is 66% as 34998 out of total 52974 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Bishnah block is 28%. Here 31473 out of total 110746 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 13497 males out of total 57772 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 33% and 17976 out of total 52974 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Bishnah block is 30092 however 80654 are un-employed. And out of 30092 occupied person 7514 individuals are entirely dependent on farming.