Chau is a village situated in Nagaur tehsil of Nagaur district in Rajasthan. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 562 families residing in the village Chau. The total population of Chau is 3,216 out of which 1,669 are males and 1,547 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chau is 927.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chau village is 523 which is 16% of the total population. There are 275 male children and 248 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chau is 902 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (927) of Chau village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chau is 62.1%. Thus Chau village has higher literacy rate compared to 53.2% of Nagaur district. The male literacy rate is 76.54% and the female literacy rate is 46.57% in Chau village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chau 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 Chau village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Chau village.
In Chau village out of total population, 1,285 were engaged in work activities. 72.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,285 workers engaged in Main Work, 605 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chau village in Nagaur.