Lihagaon is a village situated in Bade Rajpur tehsil of Bastar district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 546 families residing in the village Lihagaon. The total population of Lihagaon is 2,602 out of which 1,286 are males and 1,316 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Lihagaon is 1,023.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lihagaon village is 387 which is 15% of the total population. There are 206 male children and 181 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lihagaon is 879 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,023) of Lihagaon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Lihagaon is 55.1%. Thus Lihagaon village has higher literacy rate compared to 46.1% of Bastar district. The male literacy rate is 65.74% and the female literacy rate is 44.93% in Lihagaon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Lihagaon 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 Lihagaon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 71% of total population in Lihagaon village.
In Lihagaon village out of total population, 1,431 were engaged in work activities. 55.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,431 workers engaged in Main Work, 511 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 128 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Lihagaon village in Bade Rajpur.