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Garka Population - Baksa, Assam

Garka is a medium size village located in Rangia Circle of Baksa district, Assam with total 268 families residing. The Garka village has population of 1161 of which 595 are males while 566 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Garka village population of children with age 0-6 is 124 which makes up 10.68 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Garka village is 951 which is lower than Assam state average of 958. Child Sex Ratio for the Garka as per census is 1214, higher than Assam average of 962.

Garka village has higher literacy rate compared to Assam. In 2011, literacy rate of Garka village was 92.57 % compared to 72.19 % of Assam. In Garka Male literacy stands at 96.10 % while female literacy rate was 88.76 %.

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

Garka Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 268 - -
Population 1,161 595 566
Child (0-6) 124 56 68
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 2 1 1
Literacy 92.57 % 96.10 % 88.76 %
Total Workers 422 359 63
Main Worker 351 - -
Marginal Worker 71 32 39

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 0.17 % of total population in Garka village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Garka village of Baksa.

Work Profile

In Garka village out of total population, 422 were engaged in work activities. 83.18 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.82 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 422 workers engaged in Main Work, 19 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 47 were Agricultural labourer.