Kot Village, with population of 1446 is Lanja sub district's the 9th most populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kot village is 10 km2 and it is the 22nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 152 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ratnagiri and distance from Kot village to Ratnagiri is 35 km. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 35 km away.


The village is home to 1446 people, among them 671 (46%) are male and 775 (54%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kot village is 10%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 307 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1155 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1135, in schedule caste is 1417. There are 1172 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 888 people in the village are literate, among them 477 are male and 411 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kot is 68%. 79% of male and 59% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Kot has 64% (921) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 63% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.