Gurdaspur is a Block placed in Gurdaspur district in Punjab. Positioned in urban region of Punjab, it is one of the 11 blocks of Gurdaspur district. As per the government register, the block number of Gurdaspur is 8. The block has 149 villages and there are total 34634 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Gurdaspur's population is 184869. Out of this, 98769 are males while the females count 86100 here. This block has 20353 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 10962 are boys and 9391 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gurdaspur block is 71%. 132279 out of total 184869 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 76% as 75076 males out of total 98769 are educated however female literacy ratio is 66% as 57203 out of total 86100 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Gurdaspur block is 28%. Here 52590 out of total 184869 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 23693 males out of total 98769 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 33% and 28897 out of total 86100 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Gurdaspur block is 62165 still 122704 are un-employed. And out of 62165 working individual 11832 persons are totally reliant on agriculture.