Nagaj is a village situated in Kavathemahankal taluka of Sangli district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 996 families residing in the village Nagaj. The total population of Nagaj is 4,946 out of which 2,538 are males and 2,408 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nagaj is 949.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nagaj village is 564 which is 11% of the total population. There are 299 male children and 265 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nagaj is 886 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (949) of Nagaj village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nagaj is 79.8%. Thus Nagaj village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Sangli district. The male literacy rate is 87.45% and the female literacy rate is 71.77% in Nagaj village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nagaj 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 Nagaj village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Nagaj village.
In Nagaj village out of total population, 1,711 were engaged in work activities. 94.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,711 workers engaged in Main Work, 621 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 458 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Nagaj village in Kavathemahankal.