Tonk Khurd is a Block positioned in Dewas district in Madhya Pradesh. Placed in rural part of Madhya Pradesh, it is one among the 6 blocks of Dewas district. According to the administration records, the block number of Tonk Khurd is 117. The block has 111 villages and there are total 25071 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Tonk Khurd's population is 125804. Out of this, 64575 are males while the females count 61229 here. This block has 17015 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 8901 are boys and 8114 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Tonk Khurd block is 59%. 74882 out of total 125804 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 71% as 46427 males out of total 64575 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 46% as 28455 out of total 61229 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Tonk Khurd block is 40%. Here 50922 out of total 125804 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 28% as 18148 males out of total 64575 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 53% and 32774 out of total 61229 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Tonk Khurd block is 66489 while 59315 are non-working. And out of 66489 working people 26574 peoples are totally dependent on cultivation.