Karahal is a Block located in Sheopur district in Madhya Pradesh. Placed in rural area of Madhya Pradesh, it is one of the 3 blocks of Sheopur district. As per the administration register, the block number of Karahal is 3. The block has 141 villages and there are total 27273 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Karahal's population is 131800. Out of this, 68458 are males whereas the females count 63342 here. This block has 26460 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 13872 are boys and 12588 are girls.
Literacy rate in Karahal block is 38%. 51016 out of total 131800 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 47% as 32308 males out of total 68458 are literate while female literacy rate is 29% as 18708 out of total 63342 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Karahal block is shockingly high -- 61%. Here 80784 out of total 131800 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 52% as 36150 males out of total 68458 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 70% and 44634 out of total 63342 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Karahal block is 56362 however 75438 are un-employed. And out of 56362 employed people 10591 persons are totally dependent on cultivation.