Sihawal is a Block situated in Sidhi district in Madhya Pradesh. Situated in rural region of Madhya Pradesh, it is one among the 5 blocks of Sidhi district. According to the administration register, the block code of Sihawal is 287. The block has 300 villages and there are total 54479 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sihawal's population is 268934. Out of this, 136068 are males while the females count 132866 here. This block has 47162 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 24605 are boys and 22557 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Sihawal block is 51%. 139500 out of total 268934 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 60% as 82895 males out of total 136068 are educated however female literacy rate is 42% as 56605 out of total 132866 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Sihawal block is 48%. Here 129434 out of total 268934 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 39% as 53173 males out of total 136068 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 57% and 76261 out of total 132866 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Sihawal block is 110178 yet 158756 are non-working. And out of 110178 employed person 19539 peoples are fully reliant on cultivation.