Pahariya is a village situated in Baloda tehsil of Janjgir - Champa district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 556 families residing in the village Pahariya. The total population of Pahariya is 2,292 out of which 1,113 are males and 1,179 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pahariya is 1,059.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pahariya village is 319 which is 14% of the total population. There are 169 male children and 150 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pahariya is 888 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,059) of Pahariya village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pahariya is 77.1%. Thus Pahariya village has higher literacy rate compared to 63% of Janjgir - Champa district. The male literacy rate is 88.35% and the female literacy rate is 66.76% in Pahariya village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pahariya 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 Pahariya village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 9.5% of total population in Pahariya village.
In Pahariya village out of total population, 1,131 were engaged in work activities. 64.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,131 workers engaged in Main Work, 325 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 194 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pahariya village in Baloda.