Hemgir is a Block located in Sundargarh district in Odisha. Positioned in rural region of Odisha, it is one of the 17 blocks of Sundargarh district. According to the government register, the block number of Hemgir is 30. The block has 153 villages and there are total 20953 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Hemgir's population is 84559. Out of this, 42670 are males while the females count 41889 here. This block has 9852 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 5061 are boys and 4791 are girls.
Literacy rate in Hemgir block is 65%. 55691 out of total 84559 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 73% as 31218 males out of total 42670 are literate however female literacy rate is 58% as 24473 out of total 41889 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Hemgir block is 34%. Here 28868 out of total 84559 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 26% as 11452 males out of total 42670 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 41% and 17416 out of total 41889 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Hemgir block is 42832 still 41727 are non-working. And out of 42832 employed people 9509 individuals are fully reliant on cultivation.