Punasa is a Block positioned in Khandwa district in Madhya Pradesh. Situated in rural region of Madhya Pradesh, it is one of the 7 blocks of Khandwa district. As per the government register, the block number of Punasa is 308. The block has 137 villages and there are total 39640 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Punasa's population is 187476. Out of this, 96647 are males whereas the females count 90829 here. This block has 29245 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 15190 are boys and 14055 are girls.
Literacy rate in Punasa block is 54%. 102478 out of total 187476 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 64% as 62345 males out of total 96647 are literate while female literacy ratio is 44% as 40133 out of total 90829 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Punasa block is 45%. Here 84998 out of total 187476 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 35% as 34302 males out of total 96647 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 55% and 50696 out of total 90829 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Punasa block is 93710 while 93766 are un-employed. And out of 93710 working individual 28017 persons are completely reliant on cultivation.