Dakha Population - Ludhiana, Punjab

Dakha is a large village located in Ludhiana West Tehsil of Ludhiana district, Punjab with total 1270 families residing. The Dakha village has population of 6321 of which 3294 are males while 3027 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dakha village population of children with age 0-6 is 637 which makes up 10.08 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dakha village is 919 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Dakha as per census is 874, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Dakha village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Dakha village was 80.79 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Dakha Male literacy stands at 83.99 % while female literacy rate was 77.33 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Dakha 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 Dakha village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Dakha village.

Dakha Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,270 - -
Population 6,321 3,294 3,027
Child (0-6) 637 340 297
Schedule Caste 1,959 1,034 925
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 80.79 % 83.99 % 77.33 %
Total Workers 2,199 1,844 355
Main Worker 2,119 95,268 0
Marginal Worker 80 46 34

Caste Factor

Dakha village of Ludhiana has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.99 % of total population in Dakha village. The village Dakha currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Dakha village out of total population, 2199 were engaged in work activities. 96.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2199 workers engaged in Main Work, 516 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 349 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149