Jamkhandi is a Block located in Bagalkot district in Karnataka. Situated in rural area of Karnataka, it is one of the 6 blocks of Bagalkot district. According to the administration register, the block code of Jamkhandi is 11. The block has 71 villages and there are total 55639 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Jamkhandi's population is 298146. Out of this, 151059 are males while the females count 147087 here. This block has 45338 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 23391 are boys and 21947 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jamkhandi block is 53%. 160026 out of total 298146 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 61% as 92434 males out of total 151059 are educated whereas female literacy ratio is 45% as 67592 out of total 147087 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Jamkhandi block is 46%. Here 138120 out of total 298146 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 38% as 58625 males out of total 151059 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 54% and 79495 out of total 147087 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Jamkhandi block is 125318 while 172828 are non-working. And out of 125318 employed individual 48911 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.