Mehkar is a Municipal Council city in district of Buldana, Maharashtra. The Mehkar city is divided into 21 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Mehkar Municipal Council has population of 45,248 of which 23,274 are males while 21,974 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5935 which is 13.12 % of total population of Mehkar (M Cl). In Mehkar Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 944 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Mehkar is around 882 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Mehkar city is 86.43 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Mehkar, Male literacy is around 92.59 % while female literacy rate is 79.98 %.
Mehkar Municipal Council has total administration over 9,068 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Mehkar Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.13 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.10 % of total population in Mehkar (M Cl).
Mehkar Work Profile
Out of total population, 15,653 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 11,825 were males while 3,828 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 15653 working population, 91.05 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.95 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Mehkar 2019 Population
The next census for Mehkar Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.