Gahiratola is a village situated in Khairagarh tehsil of Rajnandgaon district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 121 families residing in the village Gahiratola. The total population of Gahiratola is 687 out of which 331 are males and 356 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gahiratola is 1,076.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gahiratola village is 100 which is 15% of the total population. There are 49 male children and 51 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gahiratola is 1,041 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,076) of Gahiratola village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gahiratola is 54.9%. Thus Gahiratola village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Rajnandgaon district. The male literacy rate is 63.48% and the female literacy rate is 46.89% in Gahiratola village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gahiratola 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 Gahiratola village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Gahiratola village.
In Gahiratola village out of total population, 354 were engaged in work activities. 95.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 354 workers engaged in Main Work, 153 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 174 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gahiratola village in Khairagarh.
|Maru Tola Kalan||786|
|Maru Tola Khurd||550|