Barnoti is a Block placed in Kathua district in Jammu & Kashmir. Placed in rural part of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 8 blocks of Kathua district. According to the administration register, the block code of Barnoti is 58. The block has 135 villages and there are total 21202 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Barnoti's population is 106169. Out of this, 55924 are males while the females count 50245 here. This block has 13877 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 7764 are boys and 6113 are girls.
Literacy rate in Barnoti block is 66%. 70505 out of total 106169 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 71% as 39961 males out of total 55924 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 60% as 30544 out of total 50245 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Barnoti block is 33%. Here 35664 out of total 106169 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 15963 males out of total 55924 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 39% and 19701 out of total 50245 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Barnoti block is 30476 while 75693 are un-employed. And out of 30476 occupied people 7211 peoples are fully dependent on cultivation.