Karjat is a Block located in Ahmadnagar district in Maharashtra. Positioned in urban part of Maharashtra, it is one among the 14 blocks of Ahmadnagar district. According to the government records, the block number of Karjat is 264. The block has 121 villages and there are total 50056 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Karjat's population is 235792. Out of this, 123225 are males while the females count 112567 here. This block has 27951 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 15331 are boys and 12620 are girls.
Literacy rate in Karjat block is 65%. 154032 out of total 235792 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 72% as 89088 males out of total 123225 are educated however female literacy rate is 57% as 64944 out of total 112567 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Karjat block is 34%. Here 81760 out of total 235792 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 27% as 34137 males out of total 123225 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 47623 out of total 112567 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Karjat block is 127361 however 108431 are un-employed. And out of 127361 occupied people 75658 persons are completely dependent on agriculture.