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Dhankheri Population - Chatra, Jharkhand

Dhankheri is a medium size village located in Itkhori Block of Chatra district, Jharkhand with total 281 families residing. The Dhankheri village has population of 1905 of which 964 are males while 941 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dhankheri village population of children with age 0-6 is 345 which makes up 18.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhankheri village is 976 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhankheri as per census is 927, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Dhankheri village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhankheri village was 65.90 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Dhankheri Male literacy stands at 76.05 % while female literacy rate was 55.61 %.

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

Dhankheri Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 281 - -
Population 1,905 964 941
Child (0-6) 345 179 166
Schedule Caste 337 170 167
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 65.90 % 76.05 % 55.61 %
Total Workers 605 439 166
Main Worker 260 - -
Marginal Worker 345 195 150

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.69 % of total population in Dhankheri village. The village Dhankheri currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Dhankheri village out of total population, 605 were engaged in work activities. 42.98 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57.02 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 605 workers engaged in Main Work, 33 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 57 were Agricultural labourer.