Pakhowal is a Block situated in Ludhiana district in Punjab. Placed in urban area of Punjab, it is one of the 12 blocks of Ludhiana district. According to the administration records, the block number of Pakhowal is 57. The block has 51 villages and there are total 21506 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pakhowal's population is 109201. Out of this, 57626 are males while the females count 51575 here. This block has 10375 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 5647 are boys and 4728 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pakhowal block is 73%. 80295 out of total 109201 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 77% as 44507 males out of total 57626 are literate while female literacy ratio is 69% as 35788 out of total 51575 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Pakhowal block is 26%. Here 28906 out of total 109201 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 22% as 13119 males out of total 57626 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 30% and 15787 out of total 51575 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Pakhowal block is 40039 while 69162 are non-working. And out of 40039 occupied individual 10282 persons are totally reliant on cultivation.