(Last Updated on : 03-02-2009)
In Chhattisgarh state of India one finds no paucity of cities and towns that have flourished here by leaps and bounds. Khongapani deserves to be quite significant. It is the name of a census town, which has its location in the district of Koriya of Chhattisgarh state.
For identification of a town in the true sense it becomes imperative on the part of the person to develop familiarity with its demographical scenario more and more. So over the years quite a handful of demographers have organized surveys and researches in the heartland of Khongapani in Chhattisgarh. Thus it is due to their diligent works they have rightly succeeded in bringing out reports that are related to Khongapani town's demography. Regarding this a special mentioning may be made of the Census report of a particular year. Being issued forth in the year 2001 this report documented data like literacy rate, population status of Khongapani.
As per this report, Khongapani in Chhattisgarh showed a population count of 17,865.By delving deep into it one can also develop acquaintance with the population status of males, females, children and that too separately. Just like many other places of India, in Khongapani also number of females is less than that of females. To lend support to the fact the population condition of them have been put forward. In other words, male populace constitutes 53 %. Also 47 % is female population of Khongapani. In Khongapani town, 14 % of the total population constitutes of children who are below six years of age.
If the literacy rate is high it provides a positive intimation of the particular town. The reason is that literacy is a vital indicator of the growth and prosperity of that town. So far as Khongapani is concerned, its average literacy rate, which is even higher than that of the entire nation rightly, affirms to its development. In other words 60 % and 59.5 % are the average literacy rates of Khongapani and India respectively. Individually also male and female literacy rates have depicted high percentage measurement. Thus male literacy rate constitutes 69 %, while the rate of female literacy is 50 %.