Gorakhpur is a medium size village located in Pendra Road Gorella Tehsil of Bilaspur district, Chhattisgarh with total 457 families residing. The Gorakhpur village has population of 1844 of which 949 are males while 895 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Gorakhpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 252 which makes up 13.67 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gorakhpur village is 943 which is lower than Chhattisgarh state average of 991. Child Sex Ratio for the Gorakhpur as per census is 895, lower than Chhattisgarh average of 969.
Gorakhpur village has higher literacy rate compared to Chhattisgarh. In 2011, literacy rate of Gorakhpur village was 77.39 % compared to 70.28 % of Chhattisgarh. In Gorakhpur Male literacy stands at 84.80 % while female literacy rate was 69.59 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gorakhpur 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 Gorakhpur village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 24.73 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.76 % of total population in Gorakhpur village.
In Gorakhpur village out of total population, 665 were engaged in work activities. 78.05 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.95 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 665 workers engaged in Main Work, 45 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 65 were Agricultural labourer.