Chintur is a Block positioned in Khammam district in Telangana. Situated in rural part of Telangana, it is one of the 46 blocks of Khammam district. As per the administration records, the block number of Chintur is 407. The block has 89 villages and there are total 10925 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chintur's population is 40725. Out of this, 19899 are males while the females count 20826 here. This block has 4965 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 2452 are boys and 2513 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Chintur block is 38%. 15720 out of total 40725 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 44% as 8888 males out of total 19899 are literate while female literacy rate is 32% as 6832 out of total 20826 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Chintur block is shockingly high -- 61%. Here 25005 out of total 40725 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 55% as 11011 males out of total 19899 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 67% and 13994 out of total 20826 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Chintur block is 23363 however 17362 are non-working. And out of 23363 working person 6723 individuals are completely dependent on farming.