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Chikni Population - Barpeta, Assam

Chikni is a large village located in Kalgachia Circle of Barpeta district, Assam with total 502 families residing. The Chikni village has population of 3142 of which 1587 are males while 1555 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chikni village population of children with age 0-6 is 679 which makes up 21.61 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chikni village is 980 which is higher than Assam state average of 958. Child Sex Ratio for the Chikni as per census is 1039, higher than Assam average of 962.

Chikni village has lower literacy rate compared to Assam. In 2011, literacy rate of Chikni village was 54.53 % compared to 72.19 % of Assam. In Chikni Male literacy stands at 57.97 % while female literacy rate was 50.95 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Chikni 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 Chikni village.

Chikni Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 502 - -
Population 3,142 1,587 1,555
Child (0-6) 679 333 346
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 54.53 % 57.97 % 50.95 %
Total Workers 948 757 191
Main Worker 785 - -
Marginal Worker 163 30 133

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Chikni village of Barpeta district.

Work Profile

In Chikni village out of total population, 948 were engaged in work activities. 82.81 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.19 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 948 workers engaged in Main Work, 412 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 232 were Agricultural labourer.