Wejgaon Population, Caste, Working Data Chandrapur, Maharashtra - Census 2011

Wejgaon is a village situated in Gondpipri taluka of Chandrapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 265 families residing in the village Wejgaon. The total population of Wejgaon is 952 out of which 500 are males and 452 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Wejgaon is 904.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Wejgaon village is 91 which is 10% of the total population. There are 52 male children and 39 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Wejgaon is 750 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (904) of Wejgaon village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Wejgaon is 82.3%. Thus Wejgaon village has higher literacy rate compared to 71.6% of Chandrapur district. The male literacy rate is 90.62% and the female literacy rate is 73.37% in Wejgaon village.

Population
952
Families
265
Literacy
82.35%
Sex Ratio
904

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Wejgaon village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Wejgaon Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Wejgaon village.

Total Male Female
Children 91 52 39
Literacy 82.35% 90.62% 73.37%
Scheduled Caste 426 236 190
Scheduled Tribe 104 52 52
Illiterate 243 94 149

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 44.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.9% of total population in Wejgaon village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Wejgaon village out of total population, 539 were engaged in work activities. 80% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 539 workers engaged in Main Work, 223 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 200 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 431 270 161
Cultivators 223 147 76
Agriculture Labourer 200 116 84
Other Workers 8 7 1
Marginal Workers 108 45 63
Non Working 413 185 228

Map of Wejgaon, Chandrapur, Maharashtra


Nearby Villages to Wejgaon, Gondpipri

Below are the list of villages near Wejgaon village in Gondpipri.

Village Population
Arvi 456
Dhaba 2,695
Tohogaon 3,356
Dongargaon Mal 729
Mangal Peth 346
Chak Darur 1,679
Kondhana 98
Adegaon 944
Chak Somanpalli 237
Supgaon 750

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