Tahkal Population - Kanker, Chhattisgarh

Tahkal is a medium size village located in Antagarh Tehsil of Kanker district, Chhattisgarh with total 69 families residing. The Tahkal village has population of 271 of which 131 are males while 140 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Tahkal village population of children with age 0-6 is 39 which makes up 14.39 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Tahkal village is 1069 which is higher than Chhattisgarh state average of 991. Child Sex Ratio for the Tahkal as per census is 1438, higher than Chhattisgarh average of 969.

Tahkal village has lower literacy rate compared to Chhattisgarh. In 2011, literacy rate of Tahkal village was 66.38 % compared to 70.28 % of Chhattisgarh. In Tahkal Male literacy stands at 81.74 % while female literacy rate was 51.28 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Tahkal village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Tahkal village.

Tahkal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 69 - -
Population 271 131 140
Child (0-6) 39 16 23
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 239 115 124
Literacy 66.38 % 81.74 % 51.28 %
Total Workers 82 66 16
Main Worker 31 - -
Marginal Worker 51 41 10

Caste Factor

In Tahkal village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 88.19 % of total population in Tahkal village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Tahkal village of Kanker.

Work Profile

In Tahkal village out of total population, 82 were engaged in work activities. 37.80 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62.20 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 82 workers engaged in Main Work, 11 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149