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Chhenagaon Population - Kalahandi, Orissa

Chhenagaon is a medium size village located in Kesinga Block of Kalahandi district, Orissa with total 89 families residing. The Chhenagaon village has population of 292 of which 140 are males while 152 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chhenagaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 37 which makes up 12.67 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chhenagaon village is 1086 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Chhenagaon as per census is 850, lower than Orissa average of 941.

Chhenagaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Chhenagaon village was 58.43 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Chhenagaon Male literacy stands at 76.67 % while female literacy rate was 42.22 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Chhenagaon 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 Chhenagaon village.

Chhenagaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 89 - -
Population 292 140 152
Child (0-6) 37 20 17
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 28 15 13
Literacy 58.43 % 76.67 % 42.22 %
Total Workers 197 98 99
Main Worker 84 - -
Marginal Worker 113 21 92

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 9.59 % of total population in Chhenagaon village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Chhenagaon village of Kalahandi.

Work Profile

In Chhenagaon village out of total population, 197 were engaged in work activities. 42.64 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57.36 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 197 workers engaged in Main Work, 20 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 58 were Agricultural labourer.