Dhanukhi Population, Caste, Working Data Purba Champaran, Bihar - Census 2011

Dhanukhi is a village situated in Bankatwa block of Purba Champaran district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 300 families residing in the village Dhanukhi. The total population of Dhanukhi is 2,152 out of which 1,123 are males and 1,029 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhanukhi is 916.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Dhanukhi village is 417 which is 19% of the total population. There are 215 male children and 202 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhanukhi is 940 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (916) of Dhanukhi village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhanukhi is 56.9%. Thus Dhanukhi village has a higher literacy rate compared to 44.7% of Purba Champaran district. The male literacy rate is 68.72% and the female literacy rate is 43.89% in Dhanukhi village.

Sex Ratio

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

Dhanukhi Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 417 215 202
Literacy 56.89% 68.72% 43.89%
Scheduled Caste 448 221 227
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,165 499 666

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Dhanukhi village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dhanukhi village out of total population, 922 were engaged in work activities. 68% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 922 workers engaged in Main Work, 262 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 341 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 627 524 103
Cultivators 262 210 52
Agriculture Labourer 341 295 46
Other Workers 24 19 5
Marginal Workers 295 24 271
Non Working 1,230 575 655

Map of Dhanukhi, Purba Champaran, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Dhanukhi, Bankatwa

Below are the list of villages near Dhanukhi village in Bankatwa.

Village Population
Balua Tola Dhanukhi 897
Jolahgawan 2,473
Bankatwa 4,963
Sundarpur 1,266
Barhawa 2,843
Jhanjhara 6,837
Pipra 1,564
Bijbani 33,876
Jitpur 3,315
Siripur 1,164