Ghatanji is a Block situated in Yavatmal district in Maharashtra. Placed in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 16 blocks of Yavatmal district. As per the government records, the block number of Ghatanji is 140. The block has 120 villages and there are total 28742 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ghatanji's population is 117294. Out of this, 60131 are males whereas the females count 57163 here. This block has 13129 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 6939 are boys and 6190 are girls.
Literacy rate in Ghatanji block is 71%. 83445 out of total 117294 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 77% as 46580 males out of total 60131 are literate while female literacy rate is 64% as 36865 out of total 57163 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Ghatanji block is 28%. Here 33849 out of total 117294 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 22% as 13551 males out of total 60131 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 35% and 20298 out of total 57163 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Ghatanji block is 67443 however 49851 are non-working. And out of 67443 working people 21718 peoples are fully dependent on farming.