Sahjanwa is a Block placed in Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. Placed in rural region of Uttar Pradesh, it is one among the 19 blocks of Gorakhpur district. As per the administration register, the block code of Sahjanwa is 633. The block has 146 villages and there are total 23343 houses in this Block.
Sahjanwa's population is 151488. Out of this, 77425 are males whereas the females count 74063 here. This block has 22463 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11774 are boys and 10689 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Sahjanwa block is 60%. 90987 out of total 151488 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 70% as 54473 males out of total 77425 are educated however female literacy ratio is 49% as 36514 out of total 74063 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Sahjanwa block is 39%. Here 60501 out of total 151488 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 29% as 22952 males out of total 77425 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 50% and 37549 out of total 74063 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Sahjanwa block is 48911 yet 102577 are non-working. And out of 48911 occupied person 8081 persons are totally dependent on farming.