Basmath is a Block situated in Hingoli district in Maharashtra. Placed in rural part of Maharashtra, it is one among the 5 blocks of Hingoli district. As per the administration register, the block number of Basmath is 166. The block has 152 villages and there are total 42779 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Basmath's population is 222124. Out of this, 114017 are males whereas the females count 108107 here. This block has 30748 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 16367 are boys and 14381 are girls.
Literacy rate in Basmath block is 65%. 145082 out of total 222124 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 72% as 83019 males out of total 114017 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 57% as 62063 out of total 108107 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Basmath block is 34%. Here 77042 out of total 222124 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 27% as 30998 males out of total 114017 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 46044 out of total 108107 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Basmath block is 111661 however 110463 are un-employed. And out of 111661 occupied people 52723 persons are entirely dependent on farming.