Chhayan is a village situated in Ujjain tehsil of Ujjain district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 92 families residing in the village Chhayan. The total population of Chhayan is 506 out of which 264 are males and 242 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chhayan is 917.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chhayan village is 69 which is 14% of the total population. There are 38 male children and 31 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chhayan is 816 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (917) of Chhayan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chhayan is 66.4%. Thus Chhayan village has higher literacy rate compared to 62.5% of Ujjain district. The male literacy rate is 83.19% and the female literacy rate is 48.34% in Chhayan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chhayan 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 Chhayan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 88.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Chhayan village.
In Chhayan village out of total population, 222 were engaged in work activities. 86.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 222 workers engaged in Main Work, 10 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 169 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chhayan village in Ujjain.