Kashipur is a Block placed in Rayagada district in Odisha. Located in rural region of Odisha, it is one of the 11 blocks of Rayagada district. According to the administration register, the block code of Kashipur is 278. The block has 449 villages and there are total 34580 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kashipur's population is 140633. Out of this, 68291 are males whereas the females count 72342 here. This block has 25856 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 12931 are boys and 12925 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kashipur block is 31%. 43660 out of total 140633 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 41% as 28438 males out of total 68291 are educated while female literacy rate is 21% as 15222 out of total 72342 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Kashipur block is shockingly high -- 68%. Here 96973 out of total 140633 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 58% as 39853 males out of total 68291 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 78% and 57120 out of total 72342 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Kashipur block is 70650 however 69983 are non-working. And out of 70650 employed person 16301 peoples are fully reliant on agriculture.