Salna is a village situated in Bade Rajpur tehsil of Bastar district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 617 families residing in the village Salna. The total population of Salna is 2,401 out of which 1,232 are males and 1,169 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Salna is 949.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Salna village is 299 which is 12% of the total population. There are 152 male children and 147 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Salna is 967 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (949) of Salna village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Salna is 71.5%. Thus Salna village has higher literacy rate compared to 46.1% of Bastar district. The male literacy rate is 83.89% and the female literacy rate is 58.32% in Salna village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Salna 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 Salna village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 33.7% of total population in Salna village.
In Salna village out of total population, 1,395 were engaged in work activities. 71.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,395 workers engaged in Main Work, 723 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 193 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Salna village in Bade Rajpur.