Devgad is a Block placed in Sindhudurg district in Maharashtra. Placed in rural region of Maharashtra, it is one among the 8 blocks of Sindhudurg district. According to the administration register, the block code of Devgad is 326. The block has 98 villages and there are total 27800 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Devgad's population is 120909. Out of this, 58938 are males while the females count 61971 here. This block has 10829 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 5629 are boys and 5200 are girls.
Literacy rate in Devgad block is 78%. 95146 out of total 120909 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 83% as 49393 males out of total 58938 are educated however female literacy rate is 73% as 45753 out of total 61971 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Devgad block is 21%. Here 25763 out of total 120909 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 16% as 9545 males out of total 58938 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 26% and 16218 out of total 61971 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Devgad block is 50572 still 70337 are un-employed. And out of 50572 occupied person 17807 persons are fully dependent on agriculture.