Dhawakhan Nishan is a medium size village located in Kapurthala Tehsil of Kapurthala district, Punjab with total 45 families residing. The Dhawakhan Nishan village has population of 234 of which 118 are males while 116 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Dhawakhan Nishan village population of children with age 0-6 is 23 which makes up 9.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhawakhan Nishan village is 983 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhawakhan Nishan as per census is 1556, higher than Punjab average of 846.
Dhawakhan Nishan village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhawakhan Nishan village was 73.93 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Dhawakhan Nishan Male literacy stands at 77.98 % while female literacy rate was 69.61 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Dhawakhan Nishan village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Dhawakhan Nishan village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Dhawakhan Nishan village.
Dhawakhan Nishan Data
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.14 % of total population in Dhawakhan Nishan village.
The village Dhawakhan Nishan currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Dhawakhan Nishan village out of total population, 87 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 87 workers engaged in Main Work, 55 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16 were Agricultural labourer.