Arikhana is a medium size village located in Lalpur Taluka of Jamnagar district, Gujarat with total 184 families residing. The Arikhana village has population of 781 of which 398 are males while 383 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Arikhana village population of children with age 0-6 is 105 which makes up 13.44 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Arikhana village is 962 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Arikhana as per census is 944, higher than Gujarat average of 890.
Arikhana village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Arikhana village was 60.50 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Arikhana Male literacy stands at 67.44 % while female literacy rate was 53.31 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Arikhana 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 Arikhana village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.73 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.66 % of total population in Arikhana village.
In Arikhana village out of total population, 457 were engaged in work activities. 95.19 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.81 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 457 workers engaged in Main Work, 169 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 218 were Agricultural labourer.