Chikhalgaon is a village situated in Akola taluka of Akola district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 821 families residing in the village Chikhalgaon. The total population of Chikhalgaon is 3,660 out of which 1,878 are males and 1,782 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chikhalgaon is 949.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chikhalgaon village is 385 which is 11% of the total population. There are 204 male children and 181 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chikhalgaon is 887 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (949) of Chikhalgaon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chikhalgaon is 86.9%. Thus Chikhalgaon village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.8% of Akola district. The male literacy rate is 91.58% and the female literacy rate is 81.95% in Chikhalgaon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chikhalgaon 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 Chikhalgaon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.9% of total population in Chikhalgaon village.
In Chikhalgaon village out of total population, 1,846 were engaged in work activities. 97.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,846 workers engaged in Main Work, 376 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,284 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chikhalgaon village in Akola.