Chhayan Population - Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh

Chhayan is a medium size village located in Ujjain Tehsil of Ujjain district, Madhya Pradesh with total 92 families residing. The Chhayan village has population of 506 of which 264 are males while 242 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chhayan village population of children with age 0-6 is 69 which makes up 13.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chhayan village is 917 which is lower than Madhya Pradesh state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Chhayan as per census is 816, lower than Madhya Pradesh average of 918.

Chhayan village has lower literacy rate compared to Madhya Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Chhayan village was 66.36 % compared to 69.32 % of Madhya Pradesh. In Chhayan Male literacy stands at 83.19 % while female literacy rate was 48.34 %.

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

Chhayan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 92 - -
Population 506 264 242
Child (0-6) 69 38 31
Schedule Caste 450 241 209
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 66.36 % 83.19 % 48.34 %
Total Workers 222 130 92
Main Worker 192 - -
Marginal Worker 30 12 18

Caste Factor

In Chhayan village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 88.93 % of total population in Chhayan village. The village Chhayan currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chhayan village out of total population, 222 were engaged in work activities. 86.49 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.51 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 222 workers engaged in Main Work, 10 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 169 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