Hospet is a Block positioned in Bellary district in Karnataka. Situated in rural part of Karnataka, it is one of the 7 blocks of Bellary district. As per the government records, the block code of Hospet is 66. The block has 74 villages and there are total 36564 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Hospet 's population is 188965. Out of this, 94673 are males while the females count 94292 here. This block has 29687 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 15157 are boys and 14530 are girls.
Literacy rate in Hospet block is 50%. 95166 out of total 188965 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 58% as 55639 males out of total 94673 are educated however female literacy ratio is 41% as 39527 out of total 94292 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Hospet block is 49%. Here 93799 out of total 188965 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 41% as 39034 males out of total 94673 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 58% and 54765 out of total 94292 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Hospet block is 90924 while 98041 are un-employed. And out of 90924 working person 20971 peoples are completely reliant on cultivation.