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Bhikauna Population - Chamoli, Uttarakhand

Bhikauna is a medium size village located in Pokhari Tehsil of Chamoli district, Uttarakhand with total 106 families residing. The Bhikauna village has population of 441 of which 200 are males while 241 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Bhikauna village population of children with age 0-6 is 66 which makes up 14.97 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bhikauna village is 1205 which is higher than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Bhikauna as per census is 1000, higher than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Bhikauna village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Bhikauna village was 81.33 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Bhikauna Male literacy stands at 97.60 % while female literacy rate was 68.27 %.

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

Bhikauna Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 106 - -
Population 441 200 241
Child (0-6) 66 33 33
Schedule Caste 137 65 72
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 81.33 % 97.60 % 68.27 %
Total Workers 195 72 123
Main Worker 175 - -
Marginal Worker 20 15 5

Caste Factor

Bhikauna village of Chamoli has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.07 % of total population in Bhikauna village. The village Bhikauna currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Bhikauna village out of total population, 195 were engaged in work activities. 89.74 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.26 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 195 workers engaged in Main Work, 106 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.