Gadhinglaj is a Block located in Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. Situated in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one among the 12 blocks of Kolhapur district. According to the government register, the block code of Gadhinglaj is 344. The block has 93 villages and there are total 46637 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Gadhinglaj's population is 198549. Out of this, 97109 are males while the females count 101440 here. This block has 20083 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 10582 are boys and 9501 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gadhinglaj block is 67%. 133611 out of total 198549 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 74% as 72678 males out of total 97109 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 60% as 60933 out of total 101440 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Gadhinglaj block is 32%. Here 64938 out of total 198549 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 24431 males out of total 97109 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 39% and 40507 out of total 101440 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Gadhinglaj block is 102326 however 96223 are non-working. And out of 102326 employed people 49280 individuals are entirely dependent on cultivation.