Balangir is a Block placed in Balangir district in Odisha. Located in rural region of Odisha, it is one of the 14 blocks of Balangir district. According to the government records, the block code of Balangir is 252. The block has 125 villages and there are total 25476 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Balangir's population is 102952. Out of this, 52076 are males while the females count 50876 here. This block has 13238 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 6685 are boys and 6553 are girls.
Literacy rate in Balangir block is 58%. 60185 out of total 102952 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 67% as 34984 males out of total 52076 are educated however female literacy rate is 49% as 25201 out of total 50876 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Balangir block is 41%. Here 42767 out of total 102952 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 32% as 17092 males out of total 52076 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 50% and 25675 out of total 50876 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Balangir block is 41631 still 61321 are un-employed. And out of 41631 working people 8935 persons are completely reliant on agriculture.