Pavagada is a Block positioned in Tumkur district in Karnataka. Placed in rural region of Karnataka, it is one of the 10 blocks of Tumkur district. As per the administration register, the block number of Pavagada is 102. The block has 153 villages and there are total 49118 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pavagada 's population is 216708. Out of this, 109381 are males while the females count 107327 here. This block has 21598 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 11177 are boys and 10421 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pavagada block is 58%. 126035 out of total 216708 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 67% as 73706 males out of total 109381 are educated while female literacy rate is 48% as 52329 out of total 107327 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Pavagada block is 41%. Here 90673 out of total 216708 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 32% as 35675 males out of total 109381 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 51% and 54998 out of total 107327 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Pavagada block is 123011 yet 93697 are un-employed. And out of 123011 working person 38021 persons are fully reliant on farming.