Palghar is a Block positioned in Palghar district in Maharashtra. Situated in urban region of Maharashtra, it is one of the 8 blocks of Palghar district. As per the government register, the block number of Palghar is 214. The block has 214 villages and there are total 112253 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Palghar's population is 481236. Out of this, 251991 are males whereas the females count 229245 here. This block has 61415 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 31310 are boys and 30105 are girls.
Literacy rate in Palghar block is 69%. 334391 out of total 481236 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 75% as 190576 males out of total 251991 are literate however female literacy rate is 62% as 143815 out of total 229245 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Palghar block is 30%. Here 146845 out of total 481236 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 61415 males out of total 251991 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 37% and 85430 out of total 229245 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Palghar block is 211311 while 269925 are un-employed. And out of 211311 occupied individual 23473 individuals are fully reliant on cultivation.