Dhank Population, Caste, Working Data Rajkot, Gujarat - Census 2011

Dhank is a village situated in Upleta taluka of Rajkot district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,549 families residing in the village Dhank. The total population of Dhank is 7,087 out of which 3,631 are males and 3,456 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhank is 952.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhank village is 731 which is 10% of the total population. There are 396 male children and 335 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhank is 846 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (952) of Dhank village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhank is 68.2%. Thus Dhank village has lower literacy rate compared to 71.6% of Rajkot district. The male literacy rate is 73.76% and the female literacy rate is 62.48% in Dhank village.

Population
7,087
Families
1,549
Literacy
68.22%
Sex Ratio
952

As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Dhank village is . As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dhank village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Dhank Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 731 396 335
Literacy 68.22% 73.76% 62.48%
Scheduled Caste 996 512 484
Scheduled Tribe 19 11 8
Illiterate 2,751 1,245 1,506

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Dhank village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dhank village out of total population, 3,111 were engaged in work activities. 95.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,111 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,285 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,102 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 2,964 2,143 821
Cultivators 1,285 970 315
Agriculture Labourer 1,102 662 440
Household Industries 22 20 2
Other Workers 555 491 64
Marginal Workers 147 72 75
Non Working 3,976 1,416 2,560

Map of Dhank, Rajkot, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Dhank, Upleta

Below are the list of villages near Dhank village in Upleta.

Village Population
Pransla 1,326
Gadhethal 724
Vadekhan 500
Rajpara 878
Charelia 570
Rabarika 1,202
Kolki 6,411
Kharachia 2,649
Khakhi Jalia 4,360
Mojira 1,495

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