Bijawar is a Block situated in Chhatarpur district in Madhya Pradesh. Placed in rural area of Madhya Pradesh, it is one of the 8 blocks of Chhatarpur district. As per the government records, the block number of Bijawar is 44. The block has 161 villages and there are total 29786 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bijawar's population is 142275. Out of this, 75544 are males while the females count 66731 here. This block has 24469 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 12649 are boys and 11820 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bijawar block is 45%. 64830 out of total 142275 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 52% as 39897 males out of total 75544 are educated while female literacy ratio is 37% as 24933 out of total 66731 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Bijawar block is shockingly high -- 54%. Here 77445 out of total 142275 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 47% as 35647 males out of total 75544 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 62% and 41798 out of total 66731 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Bijawar block is 62770 yet 79505 are non-working. And out of 62770 employed people 25273 individuals are completely dependent on agriculture.