Sangameshwar is a Block positioned in Ratnagiri district in Maharashtra. Situated in urban part of Maharashtra, it is one of the 9 blocks of Ratnagiri district. As per the government records, the block number of Sangameshwar is 323. The block has 199 villages and there are total 49801 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sangameshwar's population is 198343. Out of this, 92791 are males whereas the females count 105552 here. This block has 17832 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 9130 are boys and 8702 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sangameshwar block is 72%. 143079 out of total 198343 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 80% as 74643 males out of total 92791 are literate while female literacy rate is 64% as 68436 out of total 105552 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Sangameshwar block is 27%. Here 55264 out of total 198343 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 19% as 18148 males out of total 92791 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 35% and 37116 out of total 105552 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Sangameshwar block is 99639 while 98704 are un-employed. And out of 99639 employed person 44597 peoples are completely reliant on farming.