Makhu is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Firozpur, Punjab. The Makhu city is divided into 13 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Makhu Nagar Panchayat has population of 14,658 of which 7,723 are males while 6,935 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1725 which is 11.77 % of total population of Makhu (NP). In Makhu Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 898 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Makhu is around 777 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Makhu city is 71.62 % lower than state average of 75.84 %. In Makhu, Male literacy is around 75.84 % while female literacy rate is 67.01 %.
Makhu Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 2,861 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Makhu Caste Factor
Makhu (NP) of Firozpur has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.61 % of total population in Makhu (NP).
The (NP) Makhu currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Makhu Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,811 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,205 were males while 606 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4811 working population, 86.63 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.37 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Makhu 2022 Population
The next census for Makhu Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2022 are estimates only.