Pulwama is a Block positioned in Pulwama district in Jammu & Kashmir. Situated in rural part of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 5 blocks of Pulwama district. According to the government register, the block number of Pulwama is 84. The block has 100 villages and there are total 20527 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pulwama's population is 134279. Out of this, 69196 are males whereas the females count 65083 here. This block has 22968 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 12769 are boys and 10199 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pulwama block is 51%. 69599 out of total 134279 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 59% as 41285 males out of total 69196 are literate however female literacy rate is 43% as 28314 out of total 65083 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Pulwama block is 48%. Here 64680 out of total 134279 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 27911 males out of total 69196 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 56% and 36769 out of total 65083 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Pulwama block is 42018 still 92261 are non-working. And out of 42018 working people 6572 persons are entirely dependent on farming.