Risod is a Block positioned in Washim district in Maharashtra. Located in rural part of Maharashtra, it is one of the 6 blocks of Washim district. According to the administration register, the block number of Risod is 51. The block has 99 villages and there are total 36534 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Risod's population is 173409. Out of this, 90286 are males whereas the females count 83123 here. This block has 22866 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 12531 are boys and 10335 are girls.
Literacy rate in Risod block is 70%. 121799 out of total 173409 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 77% as 69810 males out of total 90286 are literate while female literacy rate is 62% as 51989 out of total 83123 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Risod block is 29%. Here 51610 out of total 173409 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 22% as 20476 males out of total 90286 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 37% and 31134 out of total 83123 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Risod block is 90454 still 82955 are non-working. And out of 90454 employed person 33479 peoples are fully dependent on farming.