Gorakhpur is a large village located in Chalisgaon Taluka of Jalgaon district, Maharashtra with total 489 families residing. The Gorakhpur village has population of 2808 of which 1560 are males while 1248 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Gorakhpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 420 which makes up 14.96 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gorakhpur village is 800 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Gorakhpur as per census is 597, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Gorakhpur village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Gorakhpur village was 57.62 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Gorakhpur Male literacy stands at 74.02 % while female literacy rate was 38.13 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gorakhpur 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 Gorakhpur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.46 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.21 % of total population in Gorakhpur village.
In Gorakhpur village out of total population, 1532 were engaged in work activities. 86.49 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.51 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1532 workers engaged in Main Work, 722 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 541 were Agricultural labourer.