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Turkai Population - Damoh, Madhya Pradesh

Turkai is a medium size village located in Patharia Tehsil of Damoh district, Madhya Pradesh with total 125 families residing. The Turkai village has population of 702 of which 376 are males while 326 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Turkai village population of children with age 0-6 is 97 which makes up 13.82 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Turkai village is 867 which is lower than Madhya Pradesh state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Turkai as per census is 732, lower than Madhya Pradesh average of 918.

Turkai village has higher literacy rate compared to Madhya Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Turkai village was 86.78 % compared to 69.32 % of Madhya Pradesh. In Turkai Male literacy stands at 92.81 % while female literacy rate was 80.00 %.

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

Turkai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 125 - -
Population 702 376 326
Child (0-6) 97 56 41
Schedule Caste 133 75 58
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 86.78 % 92.81 % 80.00 %
Total Workers 244 236 8
Main Worker 240 - -
Marginal Worker 4 2 2

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.95 % of total population in Turkai village. The village Turkai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Turkai village out of total population, 244 were engaged in work activities. 98.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 244 workers engaged in Main Work, 165 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 66 were Agricultural labourer.