Karanja is a Block located in Wardha district in Maharashtra. Positioned in rural region of Maharashtra, it is one among the 8 blocks of Wardha district. According to the administration records, the block code of Karanja is 67. The block has 121 villages and there are total 21670 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Karanja's population is 90462. Out of this, 46237 are males while the females count 44225 here. This block has 8947 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 4566 are boys and 4381 are girls.
Literacy rate in Karanja block is 75%. 68606 out of total 90462 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 81% as 37509 males out of total 46237 are educated however female literacy rate is 70% as 31097 out of total 44225 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Karanja block is 24%. Here 21856 out of total 90462 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 18% as 8728 males out of total 46237 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 29% and 13128 out of total 44225 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Karanja block is 47227 still 43235 are un-employed. And out of 47227 working person 15350 individuals are entirely dependent on farming.