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Kharni Population - Dhanbad, Jharkhand

Kharni is a medium size village located in Topchanchi Block of Dhanbad district, Jharkhand with total 173 families residing. The Kharni village has population of 951 of which 492 are males while 459 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kharni village population of children with age 0-6 is 154 which makes up 16.19 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kharni village is 933 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Kharni as per census is 1000, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Kharni village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Kharni village was 58.34 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Kharni Male literacy stands at 72.29 % while female literacy rate was 43.19 %.

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

Kharni Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 173 - -
Population 951 492 459
Child (0-6) 154 77 77
Schedule Caste 210 115 95
Schedule Tribe 28 13 15
Literacy 58.34 % 72.29 % 43.19 %
Total Workers 377 238 139
Main Worker 87 - -
Marginal Worker 290 160 130

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.08 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.94 % of total population in Kharni village.

Work Profile

In Kharni village out of total population, 377 were engaged in work activities. 23.08 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 76.92 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 377 workers engaged in Main Work, 12 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.