Ajra is a Block placed in Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. Placed in urban region of Maharashtra, it is one of the 12 blocks of Kolhapur district. According to the government records, the block code of Ajra is 343. The block has 100 villages and there are total 29809 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ajra's population is 120265. Out of this, 57406 are males whereas the females count 62859 here. This block has 11591 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 5996 are boys and 5595 are girls.
Literacy rate in Ajra block is 66%. 80343 out of total 120265 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 74% as 42989 males out of total 57406 are educated while female literacy rate is 59% as 37354 out of total 62859 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Ajra block is 33%. Here 39922 out of total 120265 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 14417 males out of total 57406 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 40% and 25505 out of total 62859 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Ajra block is 62695 however 57570 are non-working. And out of 62695 occupied people 35579 individuals are fully reliant on cultivation.