Balenga Population, Caste, Working Data Bastar, Chhattisgarh - Census 2011

Balenga is a village situated in Bade Rajpur tehsil of Bastar district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 633 families residing in the village Balenga. The total population of Balenga is 3,223 out of which 1,595 are males and 1,628 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Balenga is 1,021.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Balenga village is 637 which is 20% of the total population. There are 332 male children and 305 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Balenga is 919 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,021) of Balenga village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Balenga is 35.8%. Thus Balenga village has lower literacy rate compared to 46.1% of Bastar district. The male literacy rate is 45.92% and the female literacy rate is 26.08% in Balenga village.

Population
3,223
Families
633
Literacy
35.77%
Sex Ratio
1,021

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Balenga village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Balenga Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Balenga village.

Total Male Female
Children 637 332 305
Literacy 35.77% 45.92% 26.08%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 2,973 1,471 1,502
Illiterate 2,298 1,015 1,283

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 92.2% of total population in Balenga village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Balenga village out of total population, 1,974 were engaged in work activities. 42.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,974 workers engaged in Main Work, 720 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 66 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 835 668 167
Cultivators 720 620 100
Agriculture Labourer 66 9 57
Household Industries 31 27 4
Other Workers 18 12 6
Marginal Workers 1,139 292 847
Non Working 1,249 635 614

Map of Balenga, Bastar, Chhattisgarh


Nearby Villages to Balenga, Bade Rajpur

Below are the list of villages near Balenga village in Bade Rajpur.

Village Population
Taraibeda 1,753
Banskot 3,886
Halda 526
Dhamanpuri 1,122
Titirwand 2,508
Kibada 1,117
Gamhari 2,201
Marangpuri 1,799
Karmari 556
Palana 1,044

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