Marakhana is a large village located in Khanakul - II Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 1151 families residing. The Marakhana village has population of 5526 of which 2819 are males while 2707 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Marakhana village population of children with age 0-6 is 703 which makes up 12.72 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Marakhana village is 960 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Marakhana as per census is 926, lower than West Bengal average of 956.
Marakhana village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Marakhana village was 82.04 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Marakhana Male literacy stands at 88.30 % while female literacy rate was 75.56 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Marakhana 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 Marakhana village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.48 % of total population in Marakhana village.
The village Marakhana currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Marakhana village out of total population, 2048 were engaged in work activities. 69.68 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.32 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2048 workers engaged in Main Work, 121 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 145 were Agricultural labourer.