Kotanger is a village located in Rania Block of Khunti district in Jharkhand. Situated in rural area of Khunti district of Jharkhand, it is one among the 67 villages of Rania Block of Khunti district. As per the government records, the village code of Kotanger is 99374998. The village has 186 homes.
According to Census 2011, Kotanger's population is 863. Out of this, 403 are males while the females count 460 here. This village has 157 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 72 are boys and 85 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Kotanger village is 47%. 410 out of total 863 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 61% as 247 males out of total 403 are literate while female literacy ratio is 35% as 163 out of total 460 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Kotanger village is shockingly high -- 52%. Here 453 out of total 863 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 38% as 156 males out of total 403 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 64% and 297 out of total 460 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Kotanger village is 432 whereas 431 are non-working. And out of 432 occupied individual 254 individuals are totally dependent on farming.