Kegaon is a medium size village located in Kegaon Block of Kalahandi district, Orissa with total 423 families residing. The Kegaon village has population of 1758 of which 876 are males while 882 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Kegaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 274 which makes up 15.59 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kegaon village is 1007 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Kegaon as per census is 1108, higher than Orissa average of 941.
Kegaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Kegaon village was 61.12 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Kegaon Male literacy stands at 76.94 % while female literacy rate was 45.12 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Kegaon 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 Kegaon village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 8.36 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 8.08 % of total population in Kegaon village.
In Kegaon village out of total population, 485 were engaged in work activities. 83.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 485 workers engaged in Main Work, 171 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 133 were Agricultural labourer.