Khaknar is a Block situated in Burhanpur district in Madhya Pradesh. Located in rural area of Madhya Pradesh, it is one among the 2 blocks of Burhanpur district. As per the administration register, the block number of Khaknar is 313. The block has 130 villages and there are total 41418 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Khaknar's population is 213794. Out of this, 108769 are males while the females count 105025 here. This block has 37830 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 19497 are boys and 18333 are girls.
Literacy rate in Khaknar block is 44%. 95701 out of total 213794 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 52% as 57044 males out of total 108769 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 36% as 38657 out of total 105025 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Khaknar block is shockingly high -- 55%. Here 118093 out of total 213794 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 47% as 51725 males out of total 108769 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 63% and 66368 out of total 105025 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Khaknar block is 107133 yet 106661 are non-working. And out of 107133 working person 29981 persons are totally reliant on agriculture.