Koraj is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 227 families residing in the village Koraj. The total population of Koraj is 1,092 out of which 551 are males and 541 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Koraj is 982.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Koraj village is 114 which is 10% of the total population. There are 55 male children and 59 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Koraj is 1,073 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (982) of Koraj village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Koraj is 74.7%. Thus Koraj village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 84.68% and the female literacy rate is 64.52% in Koraj village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Koraj 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 Koraj village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Koraj village.
In Koraj village out of total population, 712 were engaged in work activities. 80.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 712 workers engaged in Main Work, 447 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 25 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Koraj village in Chandgad.