Karanjgaon is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 222 families residing in the village Karanjgaon. The total population of Karanjgaon is 1,242 out of which 624 are males and 618 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Karanjgaon is 990.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Karanjgaon village is 130 which is 10% of the total population. There are 61 male children and 69 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Karanjgaon is 1,131 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (990) of Karanjgaon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Karanjgaon is 68.1%. Thus Karanjgaon village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 77.26% and the female literacy rate is 58.65% in Karanjgaon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Karanjgaon 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 Karanjgaon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Karanjgaon village.
In Karanjgaon village out of total population, 713 were engaged in work activities. 82.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 713 workers engaged in Main Work, 534 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Karanjgaon village in Chandgad.