Chhatakahu is a village situated in Kurdeg block of Simdega district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 165 families residing in the village Chhatakahu. The total population of Chhatakahu is 947 out of which 479 are males and 468 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chhatakahu is 977.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chhatakahu village is 150 which is 16% of the total population. There are 73 male children and 77 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chhatakahu is 1,055 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (977) of Chhatakahu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chhatakahu is 71.5%. Thus Chhatakahu village has higher literacy rate compared to 57.3% of Simdega district. The male literacy rate is 78.57% and the female literacy rate is 64.19% in Chhatakahu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chhatakahu 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 Chhatakahu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 80.5% of total population in Chhatakahu village.
In Chhatakahu village out of total population, 524 were engaged in work activities. 35.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 524 workers engaged in Main Work, 131 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 22 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chhatakahu village in Kurdeg.