Rikhaun Population - Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand

Rikhaun is a small village located in Rajgarhi Tehsil of Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand with total 21 families residing. The Rikhaun village has population of 178 of which 90 are males while 88 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Rikhaun village population of children with age 0-6 is 22 which makes up 12.36 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Rikhaun village is 978 which is higher than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Rikhaun as per census is 833, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Rikhaun village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Rikhaun village was 80.13 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Rikhaun Male literacy stands at 94.87 % while female literacy rate was 65.38 %.

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

Rikhaun Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 21 - -
Population 178 90 88
Child (0-6) 22 12 10
Schedule Caste 23 12 11
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 80.13 % 94.87 % 65.38 %
Total Workers 97 53 44
Main Worker 76 - -
Marginal Worker 21 2 19

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.92 % of total population in Rikhaun village. The village Rikhaun currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Rikhaun village out of total population, 97 were engaged in work activities. 78.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 97 workers engaged in Main Work, 37 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 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