Mahad is a Block located in Raigarh district in Maharashtra. Positioned in urban area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 15 blocks of Raigarh district. According to the administration records, the block number of Mahad is 236. The block has 183 villages and there are total 36250 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Mahad's population is 152655. Out of this, 74709 are males while the females count 77946 here. This block has 16227 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 8302 are boys and 7925 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mahad block is 71%. 108665 out of total 152655 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 78% as 58445 males out of total 74709 are educated however female literacy rate is 64% as 50220 out of total 77946 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Mahad block is 28%. Here 43990 out of total 152655 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 21% as 16264 males out of total 74709 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 35% and 27726 out of total 77946 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Mahad block is 63402 however 89253 are non-working. And out of 63402 working individual 21834 persons are totally dependent on cultivation.