Shirpur is a Block placed in Dhule district in Maharashtra. Positioned in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 4 blocks of Dhule district. As per the administration register, the block code of Shirpur is 7. The block has 147 villages and there are total 66288 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Shirpur's population is 345232. Out of this, 176012 are males while the females count 169220 here. This block has 54711 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 28422 are boys and 26289 are girls.
Literacy rate in Shirpur block is 50%. 175201 out of total 345232 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 57% as 100492 males out of total 176012 are literate however female literacy rate is 44% as 74709 out of total 169220 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Shirpur block is 49%. Here 170031 out of total 345232 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 75520 males out of total 176012 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 55% and 94511 out of total 169220 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Shirpur block is 173473 however 171759 are non-working. And out of 173473 working people 34002 individuals are fully dependent on agriculture.