Balesar is a Block placed in Jodhpur district in Rajasthan. Placed in rural part of Rajasthan, it is one among the 10 blocks of Jodhpur district. According to the administration register, the block number of Balesar is 117. The block has 271 villages and there are total 38741 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Balesar's population is 234888. Out of this, 123193 are males whereas the females count 111695 here. This block has 45053 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 23768 are boys and 21285 are girls.
Literacy rate in Balesar block is 46%. 109297 out of total 234888 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 60% as 74058 males out of total 123193 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 31% as 35239 out of total 111695 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Balesar block is shockingly high -- 53%. Here 125591 out of total 234888 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 39% as 49135 males out of total 123193 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 68% and 76456 out of total 111695 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Balesar block is 97763 however 137125 are non-working. And out of 97763 occupied people 25636 peoples are completely reliant on farming.