Gondiya is a Block placed in Gondiya district in Maharashtra. Placed in urban area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 8 blocks of Gondiya district. According to the government register, the block number of Gondiya is 97. The block has 151 villages and there are total 61927 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Gondiya's population is 288837. Out of this, 144019 are males while the females count 144818 here. This block has 32734 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 16691 are boys and 16043 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gondiya block is 74%. 214305 out of total 288837 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 80% as 116148 males out of total 144019 are educated while female literacy rate is 67% as 98157 out of total 144818 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Gondiya block is 25%. Here 74532 out of total 288837 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 19% as 27871 males out of total 144019 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 32% and 46661 out of total 144818 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Gondiya block is 140542 while 148295 are non-working. And out of 140542 employed person 25007 persons are totally reliant on cultivation.