Dahkaunia Population, Caste, Working Data Nalbari, Assam - Census 2011

Dahkaunia is a village situated in Barama circle of Nalbari district in Assam. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 275 families residing in the village Dahkaunia. The total population of Dahkaunia is 1,221 out of which 593 are males and 628 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dahkaunia is 1,059.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Dahkaunia village is 119 which is 10% of the total population. There are 54 male children and 65 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dahkaunia is 1,204 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,059) of Dahkaunia village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dahkaunia is 86.4%. Thus Dahkaunia village has a higher literacy rate compared to 68.9% of Nalbari district. The male literacy rate is 92.58% and the female literacy rate is 80.46% in Dahkaunia village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dahkaunia village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Dahkaunia Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dahkaunia village.

Total Male Female
Children 119 54 65
Literacy 86.39% 92.58% 80.46%
Scheduled Caste 281 139 142
Scheduled Tribe 39 18 21
Illiterate 269 94 175

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.2% of total population in Dahkaunia village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dahkaunia village out of total population, 314 were engaged in work activities. 94.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 314 workers engaged in Main Work, 100 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 89 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 298 271 27
Cultivators 100 97 3
Agriculture Labourer 89 76 13
Household Industries 5 5 0
Other Workers 104 93 11
Marginal Workers 16 15 1
Non Working 907 307 600

Map of Dahkaunia, Nalbari, Assam

Nearby Villages to Dahkaunia, Barama

Below are the list of villages near Dahkaunia village in Barama.

Village Population
Suradi 3,550
Akhara 893
Dipta 4,470
Borjhar 3,508