Garkhede is a medium size village located in Dharangaon Taluka of Jalgaon district, Maharashtra with total 282 families residing. The Garkhede village has population of 1351 of which 715 are males while 636 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Garkhede village population of children with age 0-6 is 180 which makes up 13.32 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Garkhede village is 890 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Garkhede as per census is 800, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Garkhede village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Garkhede village was 72.33 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Garkhede Male literacy stands at 81.63 % while female literacy rate was 62.05 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Garkhede 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 Garkhede village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 21.10 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 4.74 % of total population in Garkhede village.
In Garkhede village out of total population, 675 were engaged in work activities. 99.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 675 workers engaged in Main Work, 100 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 555 were Agricultural labourer.