Chiplun is a Block positioned in Ratnagiri district in Maharashtra. Located in urban part of Maharashtra, it is one of the 9 blocks of Ratnagiri district. According to the government records, the block number of Chiplun is 320. The block has 166 villages and there are total 54034 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chiplun's population is 223983. Out of this, 107433 are males whereas the females count 116550 here. This block has 21407 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 10999 are boys and 10408 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chiplun block is 74%. 167603 out of total 223983 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 82% as 88188 males out of total 107433 are educated however female literacy rate is 68% as 79415 out of total 116550 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Chiplun block is 25%. Here 56380 out of total 223983 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 17% as 19245 males out of total 107433 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 31% and 37135 out of total 116550 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Chiplun block is 102874 while 121109 are un-employed. And out of 102874 occupied people 37662 peoples are completely reliant on farming.