Edka is a village located in Narayanpur Block of Narayanpur district in Chhattisgarh. Situated in rural region of Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 175 villages of Narayanpur Block of Narayanpur district. According to the government records, the village code of Edka is 449648. The village has 230 families.
According to Census 2011, Edka's population is 1256. Out of this, 682 are males whereas the females count 574 here. This village has 220 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 123 are boys and 97 are girls.
Literacy rate in Edka village is 47%. 596 out of total 1256 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 59% as 406 males out of total 682 are educated however female literacy rate is 33% as 190 out of total 574 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Edka village is shockingly high -- 52%. Here 660 out of total 1256 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 276 males out of total 682 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 66% and 384 out of total 574 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Edka village is 706 whereas 550 are un-employed. And out of 706 employed individual 413 persons are fully reliant on cultivation.