Hedon is a medium size village located in Balachaur Tehsil of Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar district, Punjab with total 122 families residing. The Hedon village has population of 672 of which 349 are males while 323 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Hedon village population of children with age 0-6 is 85 which makes up 12.65 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Hedon village is 926 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Hedon as per census is 735, lower than Punjab average of 846.
Hedon village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Hedon village was 68.65 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Hedon Male literacy stands at 78.00 % while female literacy rate was 58.89 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Hedon 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 Hedon village.
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In Hedon village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 95.24 % of total population in Hedon village.
The village Hedon currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Hedon village out of total population, 351 were engaged in work activities. 57.55 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.45 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 351 workers engaged in Main Work, 29 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 131 were Agricultural labourer.