Jalna is a Block placed in Jalna district in Maharashtra. Placed in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one among the 8 blocks of Jalna district. According to the administration records, the block number of Jalna is 178. The block has 149 villages and there are total 46664 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Jalna's population is 233441. Out of this, 121069 are males while the females count 112372 here. This block has 34945 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 18787 are boys and 16158 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jalna block is 59%. 138276 out of total 233441 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 69% as 83650 males out of total 121069 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 48% as 54626 out of total 112372 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Jalna block is 40%. Here 95165 out of total 233441 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 37419 males out of total 121069 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 51% and 57746 out of total 112372 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Jalna block is 117432 however 116009 are non-working. And out of 117432 working person 54558 persons are completely dependent on agriculture.