Kalghatgi is a Block located in Dharwad district in Karnataka. Positioned in rural area of Karnataka, it is one among the 5 blocks of Dharwad district. As per the government records, the block code of Kalghatgi is 44. The block has 87 villages and there are total 27965 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kalghatgi 's population is 137742. Out of this, 71205 are males whereas the females count 66537 here. This block has 18912 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 9777 are boys and 9135 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kalghatgi block is 58%. 80237 out of total 137742 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 65% as 46548 males out of total 71205 are literate while female literacy rate is 50% as 33689 out of total 66537 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Kalghatgi block is 41%. Here 57505 out of total 137742 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 34% as 24657 males out of total 71205 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 49% and 32848 out of total 66537 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Kalghatgi block is 73571 yet 64171 are un-employed. And out of 73571 occupied person 25368 individuals are completely reliant on agriculture.