Chandsuraj Village, with population of 626 is Salekasa sub district's the 25th least populous village, located in Salekasa sub district of Gondiya district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Chandsuraj village is 2 km2 and it is the 10th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 368 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Gondiya and distance from Chandsuraj village to Gondiya is 59 km. Pin code of Chandsuraj village is 441916. Salekasa is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Gondiya which is 59 km away. 0.02 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 626 people, among them 309 (49%) are male and 317 (51%) are female. 35% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 65% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chandsuraj village is 13%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 119 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chandsuraj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 626 217 1 408 84
Male 309 103 1 205 42
Female 317 114 0 203 42

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 515. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.5% which is -10.7% lower than male population growth rate of 27.2%. General caste population has increased by 17.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 23.3% and child population has decreased by -6.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chandsuraj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 18 0 23 -7
Male 27 29 0 26 5
Female 17 10 0 21 -16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1026 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1107, and in schedule tribe is 990. There are 1000 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 93 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 250 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chandsuraj

Total General SC ST Child
Change -93 -193 0 -41 -250
2011 1,026 1,107 0 990 1,000
2001 1,119 1,300 0 1,031 1,250

Literacy

Total 417 people in the village are literate, among them 237 are male and 180 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chandsuraj is 77%. 89% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chandsuraj

Total Male Female
Change 8 4 10
2011 77 89 66
2001 69 85 55

Workers profile

Chandsuraj has 61% (379) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 60% female population are working population. 6% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 55% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 56% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chandsuraj

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 61 5 55 40
Male 61 6 55 39
Female 60 4 56 40