Katekalyan Tahsil, with population of about 43 thousand is Dakshin Bastar Dantewada district's the least populous sub district, located in Dakshin Bastar Dantewada district of the state Chhattisgarh in India. There are 43 villages in the sub district, among them Badegudra is the most populous village with population of 3615 and Nadiyapadar is the least populous village with population of 20. Badegudra is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 41 km2 and Nadiyapadar is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 43 thousand people, among them about 21 thousand (48%) are male and about 23 thousand (52%) are female. 7% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 92% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Katekalyan tahsil is 17%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 9415 households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Katekalyan tahsil live in the Katekalyan Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Katekalyan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43,335 2,999 377 39,959 7,550
Male 20,737 1,552 186 18,999 3,647
Female 22,598 1,447 191 20,960 3,903

Most populated Villages in Katekalyan

Villages
Name Population
Badegudra 3615
Parcheli 3012
Gudase 2708
Katekalyan 2278
Surnar 2094
Badelekhapal 2040
Mokhpal 1917
Bhusaras 1863
Bade Bedma 1755
Marjum 1682

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1090.

Religion wise population 2011 - Katekalyan

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 43,335 42,986 52 102 7 1 1 169 17
Male 20,737 20,565 30 48 6 1 1 79 7
Female 22,598 22,421 22 54 1 0 0 90 10

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -82.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -81.9% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of -83.1%. General caste population has decreased by -95.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -96.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -77% and child population has decreased by -81.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Katekalyan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -82.5% -95.2% -96.5% -77% -81.7%
Male -83.1% -95.2% -96.6% -77.5% -82.2%
Female -81.9% -95.2% -96.4% -76.5% -81.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1090 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 932, in schedule caste is 1027 and in schedule tribe is 1103. There are 1070 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 72 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Katekalyan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 72 4 65 46 57
2011 1090 932 1027 1103 1070
2001 1018 928 962 1057 1013

Villages with highest sex ratio in Katekalyan

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Chhotehadma Munda 1463
Tongpal 1395
Badelekhapal 1295
Mahrakarka 1269
Bade Bedma 1253
Parcheli 1231
Kidariras 1200
Bengloor 1198
Chhote Bedma 1194
Tumakpal 1191

Literacy

Total 8338 people in the sub district are literate, among them 5221 are male and 3117 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Katekalyan is 23%. 31% of male and 17% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -13%. Male literacy has gone down by -15% and female literacy rate has gone down by -9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Katekalyan

Total Male Female
Change -12.6% -15.2% -9.4%
2011 23.3% 30.6% 16.7%
2001 35.9% 45.8% 26.1%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Katekalyan

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Pratapgiri 58
Katekalyan 57
Nadiyapadar 56
Chikpal 47
Lakharas 43
Jangampal 36
Parcheli 36
Burdikarka 34
Kidariras 34
Chhotehadma Munda 31

Workers profile

Katekalyan has 56% (about 24 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 53% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 27% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Katekalyan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55.6% 34.6% 21% 44.4%
Male 58.5% 43.3% 15.2% 41.5%
Female 52.9% 26.5% 26.4% 47.1%

Biggest Villages in Katekalyan

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Badegudra 41
Gudase 34.6
Bhusaras 29.2
Surnar 27.2
Mokhpal 21.4
Parcheli 21.3
Bade Bedma 19
Tumakpal 16.1
Chhotegudra 15.1
Telam 13.9