Rahta is a Block situated in Ahmadnagar district in Maharashtra. Positioned in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 14 blocks of Ahmadnagar district. As per the government register, the block number of Rahta is 255. The block has 58 villages and there are total 52561 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Rahta's population is 262146. Out of this, 134978 are males while the females count 127168 here. This block has 31940 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 17332 are boys and 14608 are girls.
Literacy rate in Rahta block is 71%. 187890 out of total 262146 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 77% as 104005 males out of total 134978 are educated while female literacy rate is 65% as 83885 out of total 127168 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Rahta block is 28%. Here 74256 out of total 262146 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 22% as 30973 males out of total 134978 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 34% and 43283 out of total 127168 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Rahta block is 121767 however 140379 are un-employed. And out of 121767 working person 39457 peoples are totally reliant on cultivation.