Paraghat Population - Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh

Paraghat is a large village located in Masturi Tehsil of Bilaspur district, Chhattisgarh with total 647 families residing. The Paraghat village has population of 2911 of which 1477 are males while 1434 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Paraghat village population of children with age 0-6 is 435 which makes up 14.94 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Paraghat village is 971 which is lower than Chhattisgarh state average of 991. Child Sex Ratio for the Paraghat as per census is 1014, higher than Chhattisgarh average of 969.

Paraghat village has lower literacy rate compared to Chhattisgarh. In 2011, literacy rate of Paraghat village was 65.02 % compared to 70.28 % of Chhattisgarh. In Paraghat Male literacy stands at 76.05 % while female literacy rate was 53.58 %.

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

Paraghat Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 647 - -
Population 2,911 1,477 1,434
Child (0-6) 435 216 219
Schedule Caste 1,168 598 570
Schedule Tribe 83 39 44
Literacy 65.02 % 76.05 % 53.58 %
Total Workers 1,375 757 618
Main Worker 734 - -
Marginal Worker 641 322 319

Caste Factor

In Paraghat village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.12 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.85 % of total population in Paraghat village.

Work Profile

In Paraghat village out of total population, 1375 were engaged in work activities. 53.38 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.62 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1375 workers engaged in Main Work, 308 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 298 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