Paithan is a Block positioned in Aurangabad district in Maharashtra. Situated in urban part of Maharashtra, it is one among the 9 blocks of Aurangabad district. According to the administration records, the block code of Paithan is 192. The block has 190 villages and there are total 63682 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Paithan's population is 306437. Out of this, 158471 are males while the females count 147966 here. This block has 45521 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 24382 are boys and 21139 are girls.
Literacy rate in Paithan block is 61%. 188797 out of total 306437 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 70% as 112189 males out of total 158471 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 51% as 76608 out of total 147966 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Paithan block is 38%. Here 117640 out of total 306437 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 46282 males out of total 158471 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 71358 out of total 147966 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Paithan block is 153282 whereas 153155 are un-employed. And out of 153282 employed individual 69210 peoples are fully dependent on agriculture.