Gudalur is a Block positioned in The Nilgiris district in Tamil Nadu. Located in rural region of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 5 blocks of The Nilgiris district. As per the government register, the block code of Gudalur is 140. The block has 8 villages and there are total 24352 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Gudalur's population is 98460. Out of this, 48173 are males whereas the females count 50287 here. This block has 10206 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 5135 are boys and 5071 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gudalur block is 76%. 75063 out of total 98460 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 80% as 38872 males out of total 48173 are educated however female literacy rate is 71% as 36191 out of total 50287 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Gudalur block is 23%. Here 23397 out of total 98460 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 19% as 9301 males out of total 48173 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 28% and 14096 out of total 50287 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Gudalur block is 43420 still 55040 are non-working. And out of 43420 occupied people 2713 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.