Purandhar is a Block situated in Pune district in Maharashtra. Positioned in urban region of Maharashtra, it is one among the 14 blocks of Pune district. As per the government records, the block code of Purandhar is 247. The block has 109 villages and there are total 40919 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Purandhar's population is 189323. Out of this, 96340 are males whereas the females count 92983 here. This block has 20007 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 10628 are boys and 9379 are girls.
Literacy rate in Purandhar block is 72%. 137533 out of total 189323 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 79% as 76321 males out of total 96340 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 65% as 61212 out of total 92983 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Purandhar block is 27%. Here 51790 out of total 189323 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 20% as 20019 males out of total 96340 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 34% and 31771 out of total 92983 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Purandhar block is 105967 whereas 83356 are non-working. And out of 105967 employed people 61174 persons are completely reliant on cultivation.