Halkarni is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 871 families residing in the village Halkarni. The total population of Halkarni is 3,935 out of which 1,987 are males and 1,948 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Halkarni is 980.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Halkarni village is 380 which is 10% of the total population. There are 187 male children and 193 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Halkarni is 1,032 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (980) of Halkarni village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Halkarni is 74.1%. Thus Halkarni village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 82.17% and the female literacy rate is 65.75% in Halkarni village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Halkarni 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 Halkarni village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Halkarni village.
In Halkarni village out of total population, 1,982 were engaged in work activities. 77.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,982 workers engaged in Main Work, 638 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 310 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Halkarni village in Chandgad.