Karlamunda is a Block positioned in Kalahandi district in Odisha. Situated in rural part of Odisha, it is one of the 13 blocks of Kalahandi district. According to the government register, the block code of Karlamunda is 270. The block has 62 villages and there are total 15906 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Karlamunda's population is 57418. Out of this, 28975 are males while the females count 28443 here. This block has 7625 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 3950 are boys and 3675 are girls.
Literacy rate in Karlamunda block is 58%. 33822 out of total 57418 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 67% as 19633 males out of total 28975 are educated while female literacy rate is 49% as 14189 out of total 28443 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Karlamunda block is 41%. Here 23596 out of total 57418 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 32% as 9342 males out of total 28975 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 50% and 14254 out of total 28443 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Karlamunda block is 27521 while 29897 are non-working. And out of 27521 employed person 4740 persons are completely dependent on farming.