Chikhali is a village situated in Pithora tehsil of Mahasamund district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 287 families residing in the village Chikhali. The total population of Chikhali is 1,143 out of which 548 are males and 595 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chikhali is 1,086.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chikhali village is 153 which is 13% of the total population. There are 75 male children and 78 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chikhali is 1,040 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,086) of Chikhali village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chikhali is 58.2%. Thus Chikhali village has lower literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Mahasamund district. The male literacy rate is 68.5% and the female literacy rate is 48.74% in Chikhali village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chikhali 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 Chikhali village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 53% of total population in Chikhali village.
In Chikhali village out of total population, 656 were engaged in work activities. 92.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 656 workers engaged in Main Work, 373 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 174 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chikhali village in Pithora.