Tarekela is a village situated in Pithora tehsil of Mahasamund district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 340 families residing in the village Tarekela. The total population of Tarekela is 1,336 out of which 679 are males and 657 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tarekela is 968.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tarekela village is 136 which is 10% of the total population. There are 61 male children and 75 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tarekela is 1,230 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (968) of Tarekela village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tarekela is 67.3%. Thus Tarekela village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Mahasamund district. The male literacy rate is 78.8% and the female literacy rate is 55.15% in Tarekela village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Tarekela 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 Tarekela village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 38.5% of total population in Tarekela village.
In Tarekela village out of total population, 677 were engaged in work activities. 67.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 677 workers engaged in Main Work, 115 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 305 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Tarekela village in Pithora.