Kalgaon is a village situated in Bade Rajpur tehsil of Bastar district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 218 families residing in the village Kalgaon. The total population of Kalgaon is 1,131 out of which 574 are males and 557 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kalgaon is 970.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kalgaon village is 176 which is 16% of the total population. There are 97 male children and 79 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kalgaon is 814 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (970) of Kalgaon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kalgaon is 38.7%. Thus Kalgaon village has lower literacy rate compared to 46.1% of Bastar district. The male literacy rate is 47.38% and the female literacy rate is 30.13% in Kalgaon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kalgaon 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 Kalgaon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 95.2% of total population in Kalgaon village.
In Kalgaon village out of total population, 641 were engaged in work activities. 58.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 641 workers engaged in Main Work, 351 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kalgaon village in Bade Rajpur.