Phalodi is a Block positioned in Jodhpur district in Rajasthan. Positioned in rural area of Rajasthan, it is one among the 10 blocks of Jodhpur district. As per the government register, the block code of Phalodi is 111. The block has 273 villages and there are total 51439 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Phalodi's population is 310543. Out of this, 162883 are males whereas the females count 147660 here. This block has 63257 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 33260 are boys and 29997 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Phalodi block is 45%. 142125 out of total 310543 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 57% as 94078 males out of total 162883 are educated whereas female literacy ratio is 32% as 48047 out of total 147660 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Phalodi block is shockingly high -- 54%. Here 168418 out of total 310543 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 68805 males out of total 162883 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 67% and 99613 out of total 147660 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Phalodi block is 137042 while 173501 are non-working. And out of 137042 employed individual 48947 persons are completely reliant on cultivation.