Niwas is a Block located in Mandla district in Madhya Pradesh. Located in rural part of Madhya Pradesh, it is one of the 9 blocks of Mandla district. According to the government register, the block code of Niwas is 231. The block has 98 villages and there are total 15233 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Niwas's population is 63884. Out of this, 31588 are males while the females count 32296 here. This block has 9136 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 4614 are boys and 4522 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Niwas block is 54%. 35086 out of total 63884 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 65% as 20601 males out of total 31588 are educated while female literacy rate is 44% as 14485 out of total 32296 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Niwas block is 45%. Here 28798 out of total 63884 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 34% as 10987 males out of total 31588 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 55% and 17811 out of total 32296 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Niwas block is 35278 whereas 28606 are un-employed. And out of 35278 occupied person 7750 individuals are entirely reliant on farming.