Dahagan is a village situated in Kokasara block of Kalahandi district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 872 families residing in the village Dahagan. The total population of Dahagan is 3,428 out of which 1,672 are males and 1,756 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dahagan is 1,050.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dahagan village is 478 which is 14% of the total population. There are 238 male children and 240 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dahagan is 1,008 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,050) of Dahagan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dahagan is 53.1%. Thus Dahagan village has higher literacy rate compared to 50.9% of Kalahandi district. The male literacy rate is 67.29% and the female literacy rate is 39.64% in Dahagan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dahagan 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 Dahagan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 27.2% of total population in Dahagan village.
In Dahagan village out of total population, 1,940 were engaged in work activities. 51.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,940 workers engaged in Main Work, 455 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 405 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dahagan village in Kokasara.