Kesharpur is a village situated in Pithora tehsil of Mahasamund district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 141 families residing in the village Kesharpur. The total population of Kesharpur is 512 out of which 245 are males and 267 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kesharpur is 1,090.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kesharpur village is 49 which is 10% of the total population. There are 24 male children and 25 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kesharpur is 1,042 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,090) of Kesharpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kesharpur is 62%. Thus Kesharpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Mahasamund district. The male literacy rate is 72.4% and the female literacy rate is 52.48% in Kesharpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kesharpur 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 Kesharpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 27.5% of total population in Kesharpur village.
In Kesharpur village out of total population, 271 were engaged in work activities. 72% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 271 workers engaged in Main Work, 52 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 130 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kesharpur village in Pithora.