Barkot is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand. The Barkot city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Barkot Nagar Panchayat has population of 6,720 of which 3,524 are males while 3,196 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 763 which is 11.35 % of total population of Barkot (NP). In Barkot Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 907 against state average of 963. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Barkot is around 812 compared to Uttarakhand state average of 890. Literacy rate of Barkot city is 84.22 % higher than state average of 78.82 %. In Barkot, Male literacy is around 92.85 % while female literacy rate is 74.84 %.
Barkot Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 1,509 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.
Barkot Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.55 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.27 % of total population in Barkot (NP).
Barkot Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,339 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,541 were males while 798 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2339 working population, 87.82 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.18 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Barkot 2020 Population
The next census for Barkot Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.