Erko is a village placed in Narayanpur Block of Narayanpur district in Chhattisgarh. Positioned in rural area of Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 175 villages of Narayanpur Block of Narayanpur district. According to the government register, the village number of Erko is 449647. The village has 129 families.
According to Census 2011, Erko's population is 551. Out of this, 265 are males whereas the females count 286 here. This village has 149 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 76 are boys and 73 are girls.
Literacy rate in Erko village is 27%. 152 out of total 551 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 34% as 92 males out of total 265 are educated however female literacy rate is 20% as 60 out of total 286 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Erko village is shockingly high -- 72%. Here 399 out of total 551 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 65% as 173 males out of total 265 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 79% and 226 out of total 286 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Erko village is 294 whereas 257 are non-working. And out of 294 working person 125 peoples are entirely reliant on cultivation.