Goraja Population - Chandrapur, Maharashtra

Goraja is a medium size village located in Bhadravati Taluka of Chandrapur district, Maharashtra with total 175 families residing. The Goraja village has population of 729 of which 378 are males while 351 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Goraja village population of children with age 0-6 is 74 which makes up 10.15 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Goraja village is 929 which is equal than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Goraja as per census is 805, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.

Goraja village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Goraja village was 79.85 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Goraja Male literacy stands at 85.46 % while female literacy rate was 73.90 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Goraja village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Goraja village.

Goraja Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 175 - -
Population 729 378 351
Child (0-6) 74 41 33
Schedule Caste 71 34 37
Schedule Tribe 52 29 23
Literacy 79.85 % 85.46 % 73.90 %
Total Workers 285 214 71
Main Worker 261 - -
Marginal Worker 24 10 14

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.74 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.13 % of total population in Goraja village.

Work Profile

In Goraja village out of total population, 285 were engaged in work activities. 91.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 285 workers engaged in Main Work, 108 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 69 were Agricultural labourer.
# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149