Degan is a medium size village located in Sardarshahar Tehsil of Churu district, Rajasthan with total 205 families residing. The Degan village has population of 1340 of which 722 are males while 618 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Degan village population of children with age 0-6 is 286 which makes up 21.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Degan village is 856 which is lower than Rajasthan state average of 928. Child Sex Ratio for the Degan as per census is 1058, higher than Rajasthan average of 888.
Degan village has lower literacy rate compared to Rajasthan. In 2011, literacy rate of Degan village was 64.33 % compared to 66.11 % of Rajasthan. In Degan Male literacy stands at 75.30 % while female literacy rate was 50.74 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Degan 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 Degan village.
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In Degan village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 36.42 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.07 % of total population in Degan village.
In Degan village out of total population, 653 were engaged in work activities. 68.91 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.09 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 653 workers engaged in Main Work, 328 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 63 were Agricultural labourer.