Ghatgaon is a Block placed in Kendujhar district in Odisha. Located in rural part of Odisha, it is one among the 13 blocks of Kendujhar district. According to the administration records, the block number of Ghatgaon is 54. The block has 142 villages and there are total 26882 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ghatgaon's population is 118307. Out of this, 59051 are males whereas the females count 59256 here. This block has 16279 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 8211 are boys and 8068 are girls.
Literacy rate in Ghatgaon block is 57%. 67768 out of total 118307 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 66% as 39240 males out of total 59051 are literate while female literacy rate is 48% as 28528 out of total 59256 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Ghatgaon block is 42%. Here 50539 out of total 118307 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 19811 males out of total 59051 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 51% and 30728 out of total 59256 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Ghatgaon block is 53795 however 64512 are non-working. And out of 53795 occupied individual 12147 persons are completely dependent on farming.