Shahuwadi is a Block placed in Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. Positioned in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 12 blocks of Kolhapur district. As per the administration register, the block number of Shahuwadi is 334. The block has 145 villages and there are total 38837 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Shahuwadi's population is 180322. Out of this, 89170 are males while the females count 91152 here. This block has 20638 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 10703 are boys and 9935 are girls.
Literacy rate in Shahuwadi block is 63%. 115230 out of total 180322 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 71% as 64039 males out of total 89170 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 56% as 51191 out of total 91152 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Shahuwadi block is 36%. Here 65092 out of total 180322 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 25131 males out of total 89170 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 43% and 39961 out of total 91152 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Shahuwadi block is 94068 while 86254 are non-working. And out of 94068 occupied individual 51695 persons are completely dependent on farming.