Palachur is a village situated in Durgkondal Block of Kanker district in Chhattisgarh. Located in rural area of Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 150 villages of Durgkondal Block of Kanker district. As per the government records, the village number of Palachur is 447766. The village has 57 homes.
According to Census 2011, Palachur's population is 308. Out of this, 156 are males while the females count 152 here. This village has 46 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 22 are boys and 24 are girls.
Literacy rate in Palachur village is 45%. 139 out of total 308 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 51% as 80 males out of total 156 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 38% as 59 out of total 152 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Palachur village is shockingly high -- 54%. Here 169 out of total 308 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 48% as 76 males out of total 156 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 61% and 93 out of total 152 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Palachur village is 173 still 135 are un-employed. And out of 173 employed individual 80 individuals are entirely reliant on agriculture.