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Barketni Population - Dhanbad, Jharkhand

Barketni is a medium size village located in Purbi Tundi* Block of Dhanbad district, Jharkhand with total 206 families residing. The Barketni village has population of 1073 of which 529 are males while 544 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Barketni village population of children with age 0-6 is 193 which makes up 17.99 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Barketni village is 1028 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Barketni as per census is 1032, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Barketni village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Barketni village was 57.27 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Barketni Male literacy stands at 72.58 % while female literacy rate was 42.38 %.

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

Barketni Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 206 - -
Population 1,073 529 544
Child (0-6) 193 95 98
Schedule Caste 239 114 125
Schedule Tribe 459 224 235
Literacy 57.27 % 72.58 % 42.38 %
Total Workers 451 304 147
Main Worker 135 - -
Marginal Worker 316 182 134

Caste Factor

In Barketni village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 42.78 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 22.27 % of total population in Barketni village.

Work Profile

In Barketni village out of total population, 451 were engaged in work activities. 29.93 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 70.07 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 451 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13 were Agricultural labourer.