Dhaunsakalan Population - Kanker, Chhattisgarh

Dhaunsakalan is a small village located in Antagarh Tehsil of Kanker district, Chhattisgarh with total 23 families residing. The Dhaunsakalan village has population of 115 of which 59 are males while 56 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dhaunsakalan village population of children with age 0-6 is 23 which makes up 20.00 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhaunsakalan village is 949 which is lower than Chhattisgarh state average of 991. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhaunsakalan as per census is 1300, higher than Chhattisgarh average of 969.

Dhaunsakalan village has lower literacy rate compared to Chhattisgarh. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhaunsakalan village was 59.78 % compared to 70.28 % of Chhattisgarh. In Dhaunsakalan Male literacy stands at 79.59 % while female literacy rate was 37.21 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Dhaunsakalan 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 Dhaunsakalan village.

Dhaunsakalan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 23 - -
Population 115 59 56
Child (0-6) 23 10 13
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 81 39 42
Literacy 59.78 % 79.59 % 37.21 %
Total Workers 93 49 44
Main Worker 33 - -
Marginal Worker 60 29 31

Caste Factor

In Dhaunsakalan village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 70.43 % of total population in Dhaunsakalan village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Dhaunsakalan village of Kanker.

Work Profile

In Dhaunsakalan village out of total population, 93 were engaged in work activities. 35.48 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.52 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 93 workers engaged in Main Work, 23 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10 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