Akedi is a village situated in Palanpur taluka of Banaskantha district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 203 families residing in the village Akedi. The total population of Akedi is 1,014 out of which 520 are males and 494 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Akedi is 950.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Akedi village is 149 which is 15% of the total population. There are 73 male children and 76 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Akedi is 1,041 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (950) of Akedi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Akedi is 62.8%. Thus Akedi village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Banaskantha district. The male literacy rate is 73.38% and the female literacy rate is 51.44% in Akedi village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Akedi village is KANTABEN DALJIBHAI DHORI. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Akedi village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Akedi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 23.2% of total population in Akedi village.
In Akedi village out of total population, 523 were engaged in work activities. 75.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 523 workers engaged in Main Work, 94 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 142 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Akedi village in Palanpur.