Kurni is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 192 families residing in the village Kurni. The total population of Kurni is 994 out of which 507 are males and 487 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kurni is 961.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kurni village is 101 which is 10% of the total population. There are 52 male children and 49 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kurni is 942 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (961) of Kurni village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kurni is 70.7%. Thus Kurni village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 85.93% and the female literacy rate is 54.79% in Kurni village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kurni 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 Kurni village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.1% of total population in Kurni village.
In Kurni village out of total population, 583 were engaged in work activities. 97.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 583 workers engaged in Main Work, 468 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 47 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kurni village in Chandgad.