Basarge is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 330 families residing in the village Basarge. The total population of Basarge is 1,658 out of which 834 are males and 824 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Basarge is 988.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Basarge village is 151 which is 9% of the total population. There are 87 male children and 64 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Basarge is 736 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (988) of Basarge village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Basarge is 74.1%. Thus Basarge village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 86.35% and the female literacy rate is 62.11% in Basarge village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Basarge 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 Basarge village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Basarge village.
In Basarge village out of total population, 968 were engaged in work activities. 93.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 968 workers engaged in Main Work, 657 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 40 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Basarge village in Chandgad.