Lingsugur is a Block located in Raichur district in Karnataka. Situated in urban region of Karnataka, it is one among the 5 blocks of Raichur district. According to the government records, the block code of Lingsugur is 27. The block has 192 villages and there are total 54940 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Lingsugur 's population is 314021. Out of this, 158245 are males while the females count 155776 here. This block has 50328 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 25915 are boys and 24413 are girls.
Literacy rate in Lingsugur block is 48%. 152056 out of total 314021 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 58% as 93171 males out of total 158245 are literate however female literacy ratio is 37% as 58885 out of total 155776 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Lingsugur block is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 161965 out of total 314021 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 41% as 65074 males out of total 158245 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 62% and 96891 out of total 155776 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Lingsugur block is 146937 yet 167084 are non-working. And out of 146937 working people 47696 peoples are entirely reliant on farming.