Raikot is a Block located in Ludhiana district in Punjab. Located in rural part of Punjab, it is one of the 12 blocks of Ludhiana district. According to the administration records, the block number of Raikot is 56. The block has 46 villages and there are total 19574 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Raikot's population is 100351. Out of this, 52719 are males whereas the females count 47632 here. This block has 9938 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 5320 are boys and 4618 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Raikot block is 69%. 69612 out of total 100351 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 73% as 38514 males out of total 52719 are literate however female literacy ratio is 65% as 31098 out of total 47632 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Raikot block is 30%. Here 30739 out of total 100351 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 26% as 14205 males out of total 52719 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 34% and 16534 out of total 47632 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Raikot block is 35846 while 64505 are non-working. And out of 35846 occupied individual 11482 peoples are fully reliant on agriculture.