Chikhalgaon is a medium size village located in Mulshi Taluka of Pune district, Maharashtra with total 132 families residing. The Chikhalgaon village has population of 652 of which 317 are males while 335 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Chikhalgaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 57 which makes up 8.74 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chikhalgaon village is 1057 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Chikhalgaon as per census is 1192, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.
Chikhalgaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Chikhalgaon village was 62.69 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Chikhalgaon Male literacy stands at 74.23 % while female literacy rate was 51.64 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Chikhalgaon village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.38 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.46 % of total population in Chikhalgaon village.
In Chikhalgaon village out of total population, 353 were engaged in work activities. 81.59 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.41 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 353 workers engaged in Main Work, 213 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17 were Agricultural labourer.