Bavda is a Block situated in Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. Situated in rural part of Maharashtra, it is one of the 12 blocks of Kolhapur district. According to the administration records, the block code of Bavda is 339. The block has 45 villages and there are total 7230 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bavda's population is 35772. Out of this, 18467 are males whereas the females count 17305 here. This block has 4292 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 2245 are boys and 2047 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bavda block is 61%. 22036 out of total 35772 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 70% as 13059 males out of total 18467 are literate however female literacy rate is 51% as 8977 out of total 17305 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Bavda block is 38%. Here 13736 out of total 35772 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 5408 males out of total 18467 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 8328 out of total 17305 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Bavda block is 17671 while 18101 are non-working. And out of 17671 employed person 8706 individuals are fully dependent on farming.