Gauribidanur is a Block located in Chikkaballapura district in Karnataka. Placed in urban area of Karnataka, it is one of the 6 blocks of Chikkaballapura district. According to the government register, the block code of Gauribidanur is 163. The block has 239 villages and there are total 59994 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Gauribidanur 's population is 253052. Out of this, 128180 are males whereas the females count 124872 here. This block has 26341 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 13483 are boys and 12858 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Gauribidanur block is 60%. 153851 out of total 253052 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 68% as 87477 males out of total 128180 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 53% as 66374 out of total 124872 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Gauribidanur block is 39%. Here 99201 out of total 253052 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 31% as 40703 males out of total 128180 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 58498 out of total 124872 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Gauribidanur block is 137685 while 115367 are un-employed. And out of 137685 occupied person 42944 persons are totally reliant on cultivation.