Chhoterajpur is a village situated in Bade Rajpur tehsil of Bastar district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 380 families residing in the village Chhoterajpur. The total population of Chhoterajpur is 1,827 out of which 914 are males and 913 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chhoterajpur is 999.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chhoterajpur village is 280 which is 15% of the total population. There are 142 male children and 138 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chhoterajpur is 972 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (999) of Chhoterajpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chhoterajpur is 53.5%. Thus Chhoterajpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 46.1% of Bastar district. The male literacy rate is 63.86% and the female literacy rate is 43.1% in Chhoterajpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chhoterajpur 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 Chhoterajpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 85.4% of total population in Chhoterajpur village.
In Chhoterajpur village out of total population, 953 were engaged in work activities. 58.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 953 workers engaged in Main Work, 323 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 101 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chhoterajpur village in Bade Rajpur.