Jamkhed is a Block positioned in Ahmadnagar district in Maharashtra. Positioned in urban area of Maharashtra, it is one among the 14 blocks of Ahmadnagar district. As per the administration records, the block number of Jamkhed is 265. The block has 87 villages and there are total 33706 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Jamkhed's population is 158380. Out of this, 82470 are males while the females count 75910 here. This block has 19474 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 10699 are boys and 8775 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jamkhed block is 63%. 100873 out of total 158380 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 71% as 59077 males out of total 82470 are literate however female literacy rate is 55% as 41796 out of total 75910 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Jamkhed block is 36%. Here 57507 out of total 158380 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 23393 males out of total 82470 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 44% and 34114 out of total 75910 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Jamkhed block is 80954 while 77426 are non-working. And out of 80954 occupied individual 40357 individuals are totally reliant on agriculture.