Mangaon is a Block located in Raigarh district in Maharashtra. Placed in urban area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 15 blocks of Raigarh district. According to the government register, the block code of Mangaon is 232. The block has 187 villages and there are total 36147 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Mangaon's population is 159613. Out of this, 78968 are males while the females count 80645 here. This block has 17637 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 9174 are boys and 8463 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mangaon block is 71%. 113395 out of total 159613 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 77% as 60946 males out of total 78968 are educated however female literacy rate is 65% as 52449 out of total 80645 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Mangaon block is 28%. Here 46218 out of total 159613 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 22% as 18022 males out of total 78968 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 34% and 28196 out of total 80645 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Mangaon block is 67905 yet 91708 are un-employed. And out of 67905 occupied individual 21629 peoples are completely reliant on farming.