Chelkuthi is a village situated in Brajarajnagar block of Jharsuguda district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 57 families residing in the village Chelkuthi. The total population of Chelkuthi is 258 out of which 127 are males and 131 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chelkuthi is 1,031.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chelkuthi village is 40 which is 16% of the total population. There are 22 male children and 18 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chelkuthi is 818 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,031) of Chelkuthi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chelkuthi is 65.6%. Thus Chelkuthi village has lower literacy rate compared to 70% of Jharsuguda district. The male literacy rate is 77.14% and the female literacy rate is 54.87% in Chelkuthi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chelkuthi 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 Chelkuthi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 33.3% of total population in Chelkuthi village.
In Chelkuthi village out of total population, 113 were engaged in work activities. 68.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 113 workers engaged in Main Work, 8 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chelkuthi village in Brajarajnagar.