Rajapur is a Block positioned in Ratnagiri district in Maharashtra. Situated in rural part of Maharashtra, it is one of the 9 blocks of Ratnagiri district. As per the government records, the block code of Rajapur is 325. The block has 238 villages and there are total 39431 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Rajapur's population is 156129. Out of this, 71155 are males whereas the females count 84974 here. This block has 14683 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 7538 are boys and 7145 are girls.
Literacy rate in Rajapur block is 70%. 110401 out of total 156129 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 79% as 56735 males out of total 71155 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 63% as 53666 out of total 84974 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Rajapur block is 29%. Here 45728 out of total 156129 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 20% as 14420 males out of total 71155 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 36% and 31308 out of total 84974 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Rajapur block is 77566 however 78563 are non-working. And out of 77566 working person 28321 peoples are fully dependent on cultivation.