Bhokardan is a Block placed in Jalna district in Maharashtra. Positioned in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 8 blocks of Jalna district. According to the administration records, the block number of Bhokardan is 176. The block has 158 villages and there are total 58496 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bhokardan's population is 286887. Out of this, 148722 are males whereas the females count 138165 here. This block has 42818 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 22951 are boys and 19867 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bhokardan block is 59%. 171441 out of total 286887 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 69% as 103552 males out of total 148722 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 49% as 67889 out of total 138165 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Bhokardan block is 40%. Here 115446 out of total 286887 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 45170 males out of total 148722 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 50% and 70276 out of total 138165 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Bhokardan block is 145984 whereas 140903 are un-employed. And out of 145984 occupied person 71598 individuals are entirely dependent on farming.