Chandan is a village situated in Badwara tehsil of Katni district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 140 families residing in the village Chandan. The total population of Chandan is 688 out of which 366 are males and 322 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chandan is 880.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chandan village is 101 which is 15% of the total population. There are 50 male children and 51 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chandan is 1,020 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (880) of Chandan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chandan is 72.9%. Thus Chandan village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.2% of Katni district. The male literacy rate is 85.13% and the female literacy rate is 58.67% in Chandan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chandan 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 Chandan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.3% of total population in Chandan village.
In Chandan village out of total population, 357 were engaged in work activities. 41.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 58.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 357 workers engaged in Main Work, 21 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 116 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chandan village in Badwara.