Makhanu is a village situated in Deodar taluka of Banaskantha district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 260 families residing in the village Makhanu. The total population of Makhanu is 1,420 out of which 725 are males and 695 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Makhanu is 959.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Makhanu village is 249 which is 18% of the total population. There are 134 male children and 115 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Makhanu is 858 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (959) of Makhanu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Makhanu is 68.6%. Thus Makhanu village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Banaskantha district. The male literacy rate is 81.56% and the female literacy rate is 55.34% in Makhanu village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Makhanu village is MANGUBEN LAGHAJI BAG. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Makhanu 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 Makhanu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Makhanu village.
In Makhanu village out of total population, 741 were engaged in work activities. 54.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 741 workers engaged in Main Work, 234 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 133 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Makhanu village in Deodar.