Dhurkot Population - Ludhiana, Punjab

Dhurkot is a large village located in Ludhiana West Tehsil of Ludhiana district, Punjab with total 662 families residing. The Dhurkot village has population of 3345 of which 1728 are males while 1617 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dhurkot village population of children with age 0-6 is 325 which makes up 9.72 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhurkot village is 936 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhurkot as per census is 923, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Dhurkot village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhurkot village was 83.21 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Dhurkot Male literacy stands at 87.88 % while female literacy rate was 78.23 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Dhurkot village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Dhurkot village.

Dhurkot Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 662 - -
Population 3,345 1,728 1,617
Child (0-6) 325 169 156
Schedule Caste 1,664 851 813
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 83.21 % 87.88 % 78.23 %
Total Workers 1,239 997 242
Main Worker 1,032 - -
Marginal Worker 207 135 72

Caste Factor

In Dhurkot village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 49.75 % of total population in Dhurkot village. The village Dhurkot currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Dhurkot village out of total population, 1239 were engaged in work activities. 83.29 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.71 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1239 workers engaged in Main Work, 320 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 117 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149