Sendhwa is a Block positioned in Barwani district in Madhya Pradesh. Located in rural part of Madhya Pradesh, it is one among the 7 blocks of Barwani district. As per the administration records, the block code of Sendhwa is 155. The block has 119 villages and there are total 47858 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sendhwa's population is 303554. Out of this, 152511 are males whereas the females count 151043 here. This block has 66025 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 33622 are boys and 32403 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sendhwa block is 26%. 81881 out of total 303554 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 30% as 47240 males out of total 152511 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 22% as 34641 out of total 151043 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Sendhwa block is shockingly high -- 73%. Here 221673 out of total 303554 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 69% as 105271 males out of total 152511 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 77% and 116402 out of total 151043 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Sendhwa block is 143563 yet 159991 are un-employed. And out of 143563 employed people 81371 individuals are totally dependent on farming.