Miraj is a Block situated in Sangli district in Maharashtra. Positioned in rural region of Maharashtra, it is one among the 10 blocks of Sangli district. As per the administration records, the block code of Miraj is 353. The block has 67 villages and there are total 75310 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Miraj's population is 351788. Out of this, 180973 are males whereas the females count 170815 here. This block has 37638 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 20128 are boys and 17510 are girls.
Literacy rate in Miraj block is 73%. 259428 out of total 351788 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 79% as 143959 males out of total 180973 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 67% as 115469 out of total 170815 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Miraj block is 26%. Here 92360 out of total 351788 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 20% as 37014 males out of total 180973 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 32% and 55346 out of total 170815 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Miraj block is 147649 however 204139 are un-employed. And out of 147649 occupied person 51715 persons are entirely dependent on agriculture.