Kankar Population - Shajapur, Madhya Pradesh

Kankar is a medium size village located in Agar Tehsil of Shajapur district, Madhya Pradesh with total 107 families residing. The Kankar village has population of 464 of which 239 are males while 225 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kankar village population of children with age 0-6 is 76 which makes up 16.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kankar village is 941 which is higher than Madhya Pradesh state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Kankar as per census is 854, lower than Madhya Pradesh average of 918.

Kankar village has higher literacy rate compared to Madhya Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Kankar village was 88.40 % compared to 69.32 % of Madhya Pradesh. In Kankar Male literacy stands at 92.42 % while female literacy rate was 84.21 %.

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

Kankar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 107 - -
Population 464 239 225
Child (0-6) 76 41 35
Schedule Caste 296 149 147
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 88.40 % 92.42 % 84.21 %
Total Workers 272 144 128
Main Worker 79 - -
Marginal Worker 193 84 109

Caste Factor

In Kankar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 63.79 % of total population in Kankar village. The village Kankar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kankar village out of total population, 272 were engaged in work activities. 29.04 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 70.96 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 272 workers engaged in Main Work, 42 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 32 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