Bhatwari is a Block located in Uttarkashi district in Uttarakhand. Located in rural area of Uttarakhand, it is one among the 7 blocks of Uttarkashi district. According to the administration records, the block code of Bhatwari is 6. The block has 97 villages and there are total 13087 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bhatwari's population is 56405. Out of this, 29903 are males while the females count 26502 here. This block has 6972 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 3688 are boys and 3284 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bhatwari block is 72%. 40894 out of total 56405 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 82% as 24610 males out of total 29903 are educated while female literacy ratio is 61% as 16284 out of total 26502 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Bhatwari block is 27%. Here 15511 out of total 56405 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 17% as 5293 males out of total 29903 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 38% and 10218 out of total 26502 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Bhatwari block is 26957 still 29448 are non-working. And out of 26957 working people 13545 individuals are totally reliant on farming.