Charigan is a village situated in Agarpada block of Bhadrak district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 383 families residing in the village Charigan. The total population of Charigan is 1,862 out of which 935 are males and 927 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Charigan is 991.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Charigan village is 202 which is 11% of the total population. There are 106 male children and 96 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Charigan is 906 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (991) of Charigan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Charigan is 83.8%. Thus Charigan village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Bhadrak district. The male literacy rate is 90.95% and the female literacy rate is 76.65% in Charigan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Charigan village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Charigan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Charigan village.
In Charigan village out of total population, 624 were engaged in work activities. 48.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 624 workers engaged in Main Work, 132 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 32 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Charigan village in Agarpada.