Chahniya is a Block located in Chandauli district in Uttar Pradesh. Situated in rural area of Uttar Pradesh, it is one among the 9 blocks of Chandauli district. According to the government register, the block code of Chahniya is 764. The block has 172 villages and there are total 29806 houses in this Block.
Chahniya's population is 210650. Out of this, 109549 are males while the females count 101101 here. This block has 31973 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 16918 are boys and 15055 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chahniya block is 64%. 135407 out of total 210650 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 73% as 80510 males out of total 109549 are literate while female literacy rate is 54% as 54897 out of total 101101 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy ratio of Chahniya block is 35%. Here 75243 out of total 210650 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 26% as 29039 males out of total 109549 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 46204 out of total 101101 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Chahniya block is 67593 however 143057 are un-employed. And out of 67593 working people 15022 peoples are entirely reliant on agriculture.