Chegunta is a Block situated in Medak district in Telangana. Placed in urban area of Telangana, it is one of the 46 blocks of Medak district. As per the administration register, the block code of Chegunta is 162. The block has 29 villages and there are total 13074 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chegunta's population is 58865. Out of this, 28999 are males whereas the females count 29866 here. This block has 7178 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 3710 are boys and 3468 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Chegunta block is 49%. 29057 out of total 58865 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 59% as 17195 males out of total 28999 are literate however female literacy ratio is 39% as 11862 out of total 29866 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Chegunta block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 29808 out of total 58865 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 40% as 11804 males out of total 28999 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 60% and 18004 out of total 29866 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Chegunta block is 32240 whereas 26625 are non-working. And out of 32240 employed people 12575 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.