Chandgad is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,089 families residing in the village Chandgad. The total population of Chandgad is 10,205 out of which 5,296 are males and 4,909 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chandgad is 927.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chandgad village is 1165 which is 11% of the total population. There are 606 male children and 559 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chandgad is 922 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (927) of Chandgad village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chandgad is 85.4%. Thus Chandgad village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 89.98% and the female literacy rate is 80.39% in Chandgad village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chandgad 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 Chandgad village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.8% of total population in Chandgad village.
In Chandgad village out of total population, 3,594 were engaged in work activities. 82.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,594 workers engaged in Main Work, 566 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 398 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chandgad village in Chandgad.