Chhan Village, with population of 8111 is Khandar sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Khandar sub district of Sawai Madhopur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Chhan village is 19 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 422 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sawai Madhopur and distance from Chhan village to Sawai Madhopur is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chhan village is 322001. Khandar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Sawai Madhopur which is 22 km away. 8.87 square kilometer (46%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 8111 people, among them 4199 (52%) are male and 3912 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chhan village is 17%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 1693 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 932 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 932, in schedule caste is 933. There are 816 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 4024 people in the village are literate, among them 2591 are male and 1433 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chhan is 59%. 75% of male and 43% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Chhan has 46% (3709) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 43% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.