Karkanar is a village positioned in Abhujhmad (Orchha) Block of Narayanpur district in Chhattisgarh. Positioned in rural region of Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 237 villages of Abhujhmad (Orchha) Block of Narayanpur district. According to the government register, the village code of Karkanar is 449983. The village has 58 families.
According to Census 2011, Karkanar's population is 328. Out of this, 171 are males while the females count 157 here. This village has 82 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 46 are boys and 36 are girls.
Literacy rate in Karkanar village is 9.%. 31 out of total 328 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 8.% as 15 males out of total 171 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 10% as 16 out of total 157 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Karkanar village is shockingly high -- 90%. Here 297 out of total 328 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 91% as 156 males out of total 171 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 89% and 141 out of total 157 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Karkanar village is 165 while 163 are non-working. And out of 165 occupied people 70 peoples are entirely reliant on agriculture.