Chikatalai is a village situated in Khalwa tehsil of Khandwa district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 303 families residing in the village Chikatalai. The total population of Chikatalai is 1,602 out of which 814 are males and 788 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chikatalai is 968.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chikatalai village is 338 which is 21% of the total population. There are 161 male children and 177 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chikatalai is 1,099 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (968) of Chikatalai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chikatalai is 29.6%. Thus Chikatalai village has lower literacy rate compared to 55.8% of Khandwa district. The male literacy rate is 34.76% and the female literacy rate is 24.06% in Chikatalai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chikatalai 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 Chikatalai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 93.9% of total population in Chikatalai village.
In Chikatalai village out of total population, 777 were engaged in work activities. 79.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 777 workers engaged in Main Work, 538 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 77 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chikatalai village in Khalwa.