Choriya is a village situated in Champa tehsil of Janjgir - Champa district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,257 families residing in the village Choriya. The total population of Choriya is 6,199 out of which 3,147 are males and 3,052 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Choriya is 970.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Choriya village is 809 which is 13% of the total population. There are 405 male children and 404 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Choriya is 998 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (970) of Choriya village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Choriya is 75.1%. Thus Choriya village has higher literacy rate compared to 63% of Janjgir - Champa district. The male literacy rate is 86.29% and the female literacy rate is 63.6% in Choriya village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Choriya 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 Choriya village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.6% of total population in Choriya village.
In Choriya village out of total population, 3,800 were engaged in work activities. 62.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,800 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,190 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 736 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Choriya village in Champa.