Kagal is a Block positioned in Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. Located in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one among the 12 blocks of Kolhapur district. As per the administration records, the block code of Kagal is 341. The block has 84 villages and there are total 49284 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kagal's population is 230072. Out of this, 117947 are males whereas the females count 112125 here. This block has 23739 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 12942 are boys and 10797 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kagal block is 69%. 159694 out of total 230072 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 76% as 90503 males out of total 117947 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 61% as 69191 out of total 112125 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Kagal block is 30%. Here 70378 out of total 230072 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 27444 males out of total 117947 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 38% and 42934 out of total 112125 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Kagal block is 119055 whereas 111017 are un-employed. And out of 119055 employed individual 65079 individuals are totally reliant on agriculture.