Nitur is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 576 families residing in the village Nitur. The total population of Nitur is 2,575 out of which 1,278 are males and 1,297 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nitur is 1,015.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nitur village is 291 which is 11% of the total population. There are 175 male children and 116 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nitur is 663 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,015) of Nitur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nitur is 70.8%. Thus Nitur village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 80.87% and the female literacy rate is 61.3% in Nitur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nitur 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 Nitur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Nitur village.
In Nitur village out of total population, 1,559 were engaged in work activities. 91.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,559 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,098 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 154 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Nitur village in Chandgad.