Ambarnath is a Block positioned in Thane district in Maharashtra. Placed in urban area of Maharashtra, it is one among the 6 blocks of Thane district. According to the government records, the block code of Ambarnath is 221. The block has 77 villages and there are total 30677 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ambarnath's population is 137639. Out of this, 72411 are males whereas the females count 65228 here. This block has 18803 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 9775 are boys and 9028 are girls.
Literacy rate in Ambarnath block is 69%. 95881 out of total 137639 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 75% as 54544 males out of total 72411 are educated while female literacy rate is 63% as 41337 out of total 65228 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Ambarnath block is 30%. Here 41758 out of total 137639 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 17867 males out of total 72411 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 36% and 23891 out of total 65228 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Ambarnath block is 52901 whereas 84738 are un-employed. And out of 52901 employed people 5345 persons are fully reliant on cultivation.