Handawada is a village positioned in Abhujhmad (Orchha) Block of Narayanpur district in Chhattisgarh. Located in rural region of Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh, it is one among the 237 villages of Abhujhmad (Orchha) Block of Narayanpur district. According to the government records, the village code of Handawada is 450057. The village has 117 families.
According to Census 2011, Handawada's population is 568. Out of this, 324 are males while the females count 244 here. This village has 137 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 72 are boys and 65 are girls.
Literacy rate in Handawada village is 21%. 122 out of total 568 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 34% as 112 males out of total 324 are literate while female literacy rate is 4.% as 10 out of total 244 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Handawada village is shockingly high -- 78%. Here 446 out of total 568 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 65% as 212 males out of total 324 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 95% and 234 out of total 244 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working individual of Handawada village is 317 while 251 are un-employed. And out of 317 employed person 119 persons are totally reliant on cultivation.