Kanon is a village situated in Sainj tehsil of Kullu district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 337 families residing in the village Kanon. The total population of Kanon is 1,602 out of which 825 are males and 777 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kanon is 942.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kanon village is 210 which is 13% of the total population. There are 106 male children and 104 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kanon is 981 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (942) of Kanon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kanon is 85.5%. Thus Kanon village has higher literacy rate compared to 70.3% of Kullu district. The male literacy rate is 92.07% and the female literacy rate is 78.45% in Kanon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kanon 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 Kanon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Kanon village.
In Kanon village out of total population, 1,129 were engaged in work activities. 75.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,129 workers engaged in Main Work, 682 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 32 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kanon village in Sainj.