Palkhane is a medium size village located in Bhiwandi Taluka of Thane district, Maharashtra with total 164 families residing. The Palkhane village has population of 720 of which 371 are males while 349 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Palkhane village population of children with age 0-6 is 78 which makes up 10.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palkhane village is 941 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Palkhane as per census is 696, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Palkhane village has higher literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Palkhane village was 84.58 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Palkhane Male literacy stands at 88.62 % while female literacy rate was 80.44 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Palkhane 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 Palkhane village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.39 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.25 % of total population in Palkhane village.
In Palkhane village out of total population, 372 were engaged in work activities. 53.76 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.24 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 372 workers engaged in Main Work, 25 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 71 were Agricultural labourer.