Makhel is a village situated in Rapar taluka of Kachchh district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 249 families residing in the village Makhel. The total population of Makhel is 1,178 out of which 612 are males and 566 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Makhel is 925.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Makhel village is 184 which is 16% of the total population. There are 98 male children and 86 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Makhel is 878 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (925) of Makhel village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Makhel is 63.8%. Thus Makhel village has higher literacy rate compared to 59.9% of Kachchh district. The male literacy rate is 76.85% and the female literacy rate is 49.79% in Makhel village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Makhel village is . As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Makhel 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 Makhel village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Makhel village.
In Makhel village out of total population, 438 were engaged in work activities. 71.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 438 workers engaged in Main Work, 100 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 117 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Makhel village in Rapar.