Pombhurna is a Block located in Chandrapur district in Maharashtra. Placed in rural region of Maharashtra, it is one of the 15 blocks of Chandrapur district. According to the government register, the block code of Pombhurna is 124. The block has 71 villages and there are total 13329 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pombhurna's population is 50781. Out of this, 25648 are males whereas the females count 25133 here. This block has 5140 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 2549 are boys and 2591 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pombhurna block is 63%. 32174 out of total 50781 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 70% as 18204 males out of total 25648 are literate however female literacy rate is 55% as 13970 out of total 25133 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Pombhurna block is 36%. Here 18607 out of total 50781 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 7444 males out of total 25648 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 44% and 11163 out of total 25133 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working individual of Pombhurna block is 29520 however 21261 are un-employed. And out of 29520 employed individual 9100 peoples are completely reliant on cultivation.