Palus is a Block located in Sangli district in Maharashtra. Located in rural part of Maharashtra, it is one of the 10 blocks of Sangli district. As per the administration register, the block number of Palus is 348. The block has 35 villages and there are total 34401 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Palus's population is 164909. Out of this, 85298 are males whereas the females count 79611 here. This block has 16700 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 9069 are boys and 7631 are girls.
Literacy rate in Palus block is 77%. 127618 out of total 164909 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 81% as 69341 males out of total 85298 are literate while female literacy rate is 73% as 58277 out of total 79611 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Palus block is 22%. Here 37291 out of total 164909 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 18% as 15957 males out of total 85298 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 26% and 21334 out of total 79611 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Palus block is 67152 still 97757 are non-working. And out of 67152 employed person 22475 persons are fully reliant on agriculture.