Dhankosa Population, Caste, Working Data Balaghat, Madhya Pradesh - Census 2011

Dhankosa is a village situated in Tirodi tehsil of Balaghat district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 330 families residing in the village Dhankosa. The total population of Dhankosa is 1,421 out of which 715 are males and 706 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhankosa is 987.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhankosa village is 138 which is 10% of the total population. There are 62 male children and 76 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhankosa is 1,226 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (987) of Dhankosa village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhankosa is 79.9%. Thus Dhankosa village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.4% of Balaghat district. The male literacy rate is 86.83% and the female literacy rate is 72.7% in Dhankosa village.

Population
1,421
Families
330
Literacy
79.89%
Sex Ratio
987

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

Dhankosa Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 138 62 76
Literacy 79.89% 86.83% 72.7%
Scheduled Caste 56 27 29
Scheduled Tribe 119 63 56
Illiterate 396 148 248

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.4% of total population in Dhankosa village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dhankosa village out of total population, 659 were engaged in work activities. 57.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 659 workers engaged in Main Work, 256 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 61 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 377 290 87
Cultivators 256 190 66
Agriculture Labourer 61 48 13
Household Industries 3 2 1
Other Workers 57 50 7
Marginal Workers 282 126 156
Non Working 762 299 463

Map of Dhankosa, Balaghat, Madhya Pradesh


Nearby Villages to Dhankosa, Tirodi

Below are the list of villages near Dhankosa village in Tirodi.

Village Population
Boldongari 783
Dongargaon 379
Jamrapani 524
Pauniya 2,496
Katedara 1,445
Hirapur 507
Bothwa 2,135
Kharpadiya 837
Pipriya 625
Bichhwa Ryt. 865

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