Umarkhed is a Block located in Yavatmal district in Maharashtra. Situated in rural part of Maharashtra, it is one of the 16 blocks of Yavatmal district. As per the administration records, the block code of Umarkhed is 137. The block has 157 villages and there are total 46450 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Umarkhed's population is 211899. Out of this, 108940 are males whereas the females count 102959 here. This block has 29945 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 15648 are boys and 14297 are girls.
Literacy rate in Umarkhed block is 67%. 143030 out of total 211899 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 75% as 81723 males out of total 108940 are literate while female literacy rate is 59% as 61307 out of total 102959 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Umarkhed block is 32%. Here 68869 out of total 211899 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 27217 males out of total 108940 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 40% and 41652 out of total 102959 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Umarkhed block is 107042 still 104857 are non-working. And out of 107042 working individual 31648 peoples are totally reliant on farming.