Upkhede is a large village located in Chalisgaon Taluka of Jalgaon district, Maharashtra with total 520 families residing. The Upkhede village has population of 2566 of which 1315 are males while 1251 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Upkhede village population of children with age 0-6 is 390 which makes up 15.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Upkhede village is 951 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Upkhede as per census is 931, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.
Upkhede village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Upkhede village was 71.46 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Upkhede Male literacy stands at 78.80 % while female literacy rate was 63.78 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Upkhede 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 Upkhede village.
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Upkhede village of Jalgaon has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 25.99 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 9.43 % of total population in Upkhede village.
In Upkhede village out of total population, 1367 were engaged in work activities. 97.95 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.05 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1367 workers engaged in Main Work, 552 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 691 were Agricultural labourer.