Bhum is a Block positioned in Osmanabad district in Maharashtra. Located in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one among the 8 blocks of Osmanabad district. As per the administration register, the block code of Bhum is 288. The block has 96 villages and there are total 26045 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bhum's population is 118184. Out of this, 62100 are males while the females count 56084 here. This block has 14209 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 7864 are boys and 6345 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bhum block is 65%. 77730 out of total 118184 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 72% as 45143 males out of total 62100 are educated while female literacy rate is 58% as 32587 out of total 56084 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Bhum block is 34%. Here 40454 out of total 118184 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 27% as 16957 males out of total 62100 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 41% and 23497 out of total 56084 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Bhum block is 66519 yet 51665 are non-working. And out of 66519 occupied person 35895 peoples are completely reliant on farming.