Doraha is a Block situated in Ludhiana district in Punjab. Placed in rural part of Punjab, it is one among the 12 blocks of Ludhiana district. As per the government register, the block number of Doraha is 60. The block has 58 villages and there are total 18715 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Doraha's population is 96668. Out of this, 51160 are males while the females count 45508 here. This block has 9066 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 4863 are boys and 4203 are girls.
Literacy rate in Doraha block is 72%. 69667 out of total 96668 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 75% as 38632 males out of total 51160 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 68% as 31035 out of total 45508 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Doraha block is 27%. Here 27001 out of total 96668 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 24% as 12528 males out of total 51160 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 31% and 14473 out of total 45508 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Doraha block is 40586 however 56082 are un-employed. And out of 40586 working person 9631 peoples are entirely reliant on farming.