Markanda is a medium size village located in Daryapur Taluka of Amravati district, Maharashtra with total 223 families residing. The Markanda village has population of 848 of which 460 are males while 388 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Markanda village population of children with age 0-6 is 57 which makes up 6.72 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Markanda village is 843 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Markanda as per census is 1280, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.
Markanda village has higher literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Markanda village was 90.27 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Markanda Male literacy stands at 93.10 % while female literacy rate was 86.80 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Markanda 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 Markanda village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.53 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.77 % of total population in Markanda village.
In Markanda village out of total population, 395 were engaged in work activities. 98.99 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.01 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 395 workers engaged in Main Work, 67 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 302 were Agricultural labourer.