Shirur is a Block positioned in Pune district in Maharashtra. Situated in urban part of Maharashtra, it is one among the 14 blocks of Pune district. According to the administration register, the block number of Shirur is 240. The block has 117 villages and there are total 72887 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Shirur's population is 348303. Out of this, 182149 are males while the females count 166154 here. This block has 43193 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 23411 are boys and 19782 are girls.
Literacy rate in Shirur block is 71%. 250416 out of total 348303 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 77% as 141452 males out of total 182149 are educated while female literacy rate is 65% as 108964 out of total 166154 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Shirur block is 28%. Here 97887 out of total 348303 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 22% as 40697 males out of total 182149 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 34% and 57190 out of total 166154 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Shirur block is 187191 whereas 161112 are un-employed. And out of 187191 working individual 105677 peoples are completely reliant on agriculture.