Abu Road is a Block situated in Sirohi district in Rajasthan. Positioned in urban part of Rajasthan, it is one among the 5 blocks of Sirohi district. According to the administration records, the block number of Abu Road is 142. The block has 87 villages and there are total 27906 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Abu Road's population is 149098. Out of this, 76681 are males while the females count 72417 here. This block has 31380 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 16186 are boys and 15194 are girls.
Literacy rate in Abu Road block is 34%. 51055 out of total 149098 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 44% as 34445 males out of total 76681 are educated however female literacy ratio is 22% as 16610 out of total 72417 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Abu Road block is shockingly high -- 65%. Here 98043 out of total 149098 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 55% as 42236 males out of total 76681 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 77% and 55807 out of total 72417 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Abu Road block is 66738 while 82360 are un-employed. And out of 66738 working people 19106 individuals are totally reliant on farming.