Chikodi is a Block placed in Belgaum district in Karnataka. Placed in rural region of Karnataka, it is one of the 10 blocks of Belgaum district. According to the government register, the block number of Chikodi is 1. The block has 132 villages and there are total 105546 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chikodi's population is 503838. Out of this, 257240 are males while the females count 246598 here. This block has 60405 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 31775 are boys and 28630 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chikodi block is 65%. 328006 out of total 503838 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 73% as 187985 males out of total 257240 are literate while female literacy ratio is 56% as 140021 out of total 246598 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Chikodi block is 34%. Here 175832 out of total 503838 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 26% as 69255 males out of total 257240 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 43% and 106577 out of total 246598 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Chikodi block is 261927 while 241911 are un-employed. And out of 261927 employed people 100144 individuals are fully dependent on agriculture.