Jalkot is a Block located in Latur district in Maharashtra. Placed in rural region of Maharashtra, it is one among the 10 blocks of Latur district. As per the administration records, the block code of Jalkot is 280. The block has 47 villages and there are total 16621 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Jalkot's population is 87201. Out of this, 45058 are males while the females count 42143 here. This block has 11999 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 6266 are boys and 5733 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jalkot block is 64%. 55948 out of total 87201 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 71% as 32266 males out of total 45058 are literate while female literacy rate is 56% as 23682 out of total 42143 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Jalkot block is 35%. Here 31253 out of total 87201 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 12792 males out of total 45058 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 43% and 18461 out of total 42143 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Jalkot block is 37595 whereas 49606 are non-working. And out of 37595 working people 11438 peoples are fully dependent on farming.