Gadag is a Block situated in Gadag district in Karnataka. Located in rural area of Karnataka, it is one among the 5 blocks of Gadag district. As per the government register, the block number of Gadag is 38. The block has 64 villages and there are total 36684 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Gadag's population is 175883. Out of this, 89133 are males while the females count 86750 here. This block has 21673 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11234 are boys and 10439 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gadag block is 64%. 112746 out of total 175883 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 72% as 64993 males out of total 89133 are educated while female literacy rate is 55% as 47753 out of total 86750 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Gadag block is 35%. Here 63137 out of total 175883 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 27% as 24140 males out of total 89133 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 44% and 38997 out of total 86750 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Gadag block is 88799 while 87084 are un-employed. And out of 88799 occupied individual 25362 individuals are completely reliant on cultivation.