Bakanj is a village situated in Pipariya tehsil of Hoshangabad district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 75 families residing in the village Bakanj. The total population of Bakanj is 372 out of which 190 are males and 182 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bakanj is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bakanj village is 57 which is 15% of the total population. There are 30 male children and 27 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bakanj is 900 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (958) of Bakanj village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bakanj is 65.4%. Thus Bakanj village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.3% of Hoshangabad district. The male literacy rate is 79.38% and the female literacy rate is 50.97% in Bakanj village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bakanj 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 Bakanj village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 50% of total population in Bakanj village.
In Bakanj village out of total population, 146 were engaged in work activities. 76.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 146 workers engaged in Main Work, 50 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 35 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bakanj village in Pipariya.