Chandgad is a Block located in Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. Situated in rural region of Maharashtra, it is one among the 12 blocks of Kolhapur district. As per the government register, the block number of Chandgad is 345. The block has 157 villages and there are total 39274 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chandgad's population is 187220. Out of this, 92736 are males while the females count 94484 here. This block has 19493 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 10013 are boys and 9480 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chandgad block is 65%. 122343 out of total 187220 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 73% as 68348 males out of total 92736 are educated while female literacy rate is 57% as 53995 out of total 94484 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Chandgad block is 34%. Here 64877 out of total 187220 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 26% as 24388 males out of total 92736 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 40489 out of total 94484 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Chandgad block is 101445 while 85775 are non-working. And out of 101445 working people 59242 individuals are entirely dependent on agriculture.