Burkiya is a medium size village located in Shergarh Tehsil of Jodhpur district, Rajasthan with total 158 families residing. The Burkiya village has population of 1047 of which 542 are males while 505 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Burkiya village population of children with age 0-6 is 186 which makes up 17.77 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Burkiya village is 932 which is higher than Rajasthan state average of 928. Child Sex Ratio for the Burkiya as per census is 938, higher than Rajasthan average of 888.
Burkiya village has higher literacy rate compared to Rajasthan. In 2011, literacy rate of Burkiya village was 66.32 % compared to 66.11 % of Rajasthan. In Burkiya Male literacy stands at 83.63 % while female literacy rate was 47.71 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Burkiya 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 Burkiya village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.94 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.20 % of total population in Burkiya village.
In Burkiya village out of total population, 533 were engaged in work activities. 33.02 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 66.98 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 533 workers engaged in Main Work, 140 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.