Shahade is a Block located in Nandurbar district in Maharashtra. Situated in urban area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 6 blocks of Nandurbar district. As per the government records, the block code of Shahade is 4. The block has 184 villages and there are total 69334 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Shahade's population is 346352. Out of this, 174499 are males whereas the females count 171853 here. This block has 50498 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 26012 are boys and 24486 are girls.
Literacy rate in Shahade block is 53%. 184423 out of total 346352 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 60% as 106051 males out of total 174499 are literate while female literacy rate is 45% as 78372 out of total 171853 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Shahade block is 46%. Here 161929 out of total 346352 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 39% as 68448 males out of total 174499 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 54% and 93481 out of total 171853 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Shahade block is 173041 while 173311 are non-working. And out of 173041 working individual 26456 individuals are entirely reliant on agriculture.