Nelkaranji is a village situated in Atpadi taluka of Sangli district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 870 families residing in the village Nelkaranji. The total population of Nelkaranji is 4,061 out of which 1,977 are males and 2,084 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nelkaranji is 1,054.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nelkaranji village is 390 which is 10% of the total population. There are 211 male children and 179 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nelkaranji is 848 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,054) of Nelkaranji village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nelkaranji is 73.4%. Thus Nelkaranji village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Sangli district. The male literacy rate is 81.31% and the female literacy rate is 66.04% in Nelkaranji village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nelkaranji 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 Nelkaranji village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Nelkaranji village.
In Nelkaranji village out of total population, 1,447 were engaged in work activities. 98.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,447 workers engaged in Main Work, 877 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 392 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Nelkaranji village in Atpadi.