Utekel is a village situated in Pithora tehsil of Mahasamund district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 216 families residing in the village Utekel. The total population of Utekel is 914 out of which 462 are males and 452 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Utekel is 978.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Utekel village is 108 which is 12% of the total population. There are 63 male children and 45 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Utekel is 714 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (978) of Utekel village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Utekel is 63.9%. Thus Utekel village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Mahasamund district. The male literacy rate is 74.69% and the female literacy rate is 53.32% in Utekel village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Utekel 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 Utekel village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 18.4% of total population in Utekel village.
In Utekel village out of total population, 538 were engaged in work activities. 48.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 538 workers engaged in Main Work, 64 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 182 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Utekel village in Pithora.
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