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Khiriya Shankar Population - Damoh, Madhya Pradesh

Khiriya Shankar is a medium size village located in Patharia Tehsil of Damoh district, Madhya Pradesh with total 145 families residing. The Khiriya Shankar village has population of 533 of which 267 are males while 266 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Khiriya Shankar village population of children with age 0-6 is 68 which makes up 12.76 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Khiriya Shankar village is 996 which is higher than Madhya Pradesh state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Khiriya Shankar as per census is 1125, higher than Madhya Pradesh average of 918.

Khiriya Shankar village has lower literacy rate compared to Madhya Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Khiriya Shankar village was 68.82 % compared to 69.32 % of Madhya Pradesh. In Khiriya Shankar Male literacy stands at 78.30 % while female literacy rate was 59.13 %.

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

Khiriya Shankar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 145 - -
Population 533 267 266
Child (0-6) 68 32 36
Schedule Caste 174 86 88
Schedule Tribe 15 7 8
Literacy 68.82 % 78.30 % 59.13 %
Total Workers 338 184 154
Main Worker 197 - -
Marginal Worker 141 28 113

Caste Factor

Khiriya Shankar village of Damoh has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.65 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.81 % of total population in Khiriya Shankar village.

Work Profile

In Khiriya Shankar village out of total population, 338 were engaged in work activities. 58.28 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.72 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 338 workers engaged in Main Work, 85 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 102 were Agricultural labourer.