Koraj Population, Caste, Working Data Kolhapur, Maharashtra - Census 2011

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.

Population
1,092
Families
227
Literacy
74.74%
Sex Ratio
982

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.

Koraj Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Koraj village.

Total Male Female
Children 114 55 59
Literacy 74.74% 84.68% 64.52%
Scheduled Caste 166 88 78
Scheduled Tribe 5 4 1
Illiterate 361 131 230

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Koraj village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

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.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 572 329 243
Cultivators 447 238 209
Agriculture Labourer 25 17 8
Household Industries 35 17 18
Other Workers 65 57 8
Marginal Workers 140 51 89
Non Working 380 171 209

Map of Koraj, Kolhapur, Maharashtra


Nearby Villages to Koraj, Chandgad

Below are the list of villages near Koraj village in Chandgad.

Village Population
Naganwadi 1,325
Gandharvagad 365
Walkoli 554
Kurtanwadi 558
Konewadi 965
Kervade 751
Belebhat 602
Asagoli 603
Date 1,735
Kenchewadi 1,010

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