Karvir is a Block placed in Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. Located in urban area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 12 blocks of Kolhapur district. According to the administration register, the block code of Karvir is 338. The block has 129 villages and there are total 103008 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Karvir's population is 488477. Out of this, 255473 are males while the females count 233004 here. This block has 53665 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 29508 are boys and 24157 are girls.
Literacy rate in Karvir block is 73%. 356969 out of total 488477 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 78% as 200651 males out of total 255473 are literate while female literacy rate is 67% as 156318 out of total 233004 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Karvir block is 26%. Here 131508 out of total 488477 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 21% as 54822 males out of total 255473 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 32% and 76686 out of total 233004 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Karvir block is 216366 whereas 272111 are non-working. And out of 216366 occupied individual 76066 peoples are fully dependent on cultivation.