Vengurla is a Block situated in Sindhudurg district in Maharashtra. Positioned in rural part of Maharashtra, it is one of the 8 blocks of Sindhudurg district. As per the administration register, the block code of Vengurla is 330. The block has 83 villages and there are total 18372 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Vengurla's population is 73409. Out of this, 36039 are males while the females count 37370 here. This block has 5685 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 2931 are boys and 2754 are girls.
Literacy rate in Vengurla block is 81%. 59625 out of total 73409 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 85% as 30707 males out of total 36039 are educated while female literacy rate is 77% as 28918 out of total 37370 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Vengurla block is 18%. Here 13784 out of total 73409 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 14% as 5332 males out of total 36039 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 22% and 8452 out of total 37370 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Vengurla block is 29244 still 44165 are un-employed. And out of 29244 occupied people 5560 peoples are fully dependent on cultivation.