Dera Baba Nanak is a Block situated in Gurdaspur district in Punjab. Situated in urban region of Punjab, it is one of the 11 blocks of Gurdaspur district. As per the government records, the block number of Dera Baba Nanak is 12. The block has 129 villages and there are total 21933 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Dera Baba Nanak's population is 119016. Out of this, 62805 are males whereas the females count 56211 here. This block has 14475 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 8000 are boys and 6475 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Dera Baba Nanak block is 64%. 76270 out of total 119016 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 68% as 42775 males out of total 62805 are educated however female literacy ratio is 59% as 33495 out of total 56211 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Dera Baba Nanak block is 35%. Here 42746 out of total 119016 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 31% as 20030 males out of total 62805 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 40% and 22716 out of total 56211 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Dera Baba Nanak block is 41497 yet 77519 are non-working. And out of 41497 employed people 12531 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.