Balkheda is a village situated in Athner tehsil of Betul district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 61 families residing in the village Balkheda. The total population of Balkheda is 276 out of which 141 are males and 135 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Balkheda is 957.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Balkheda village is 24 which is 9% of the total population. There are 10 male children and 14 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Balkheda is 1,400 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (957) of Balkheda village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Balkheda is 81.7%. Thus Balkheda village has higher literacy rate compared to 59.7% of Betul district. The male literacy rate is 89.31% and the female literacy rate is 73.55% in Balkheda village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Balkheda 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 Balkheda village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 92.8% of total population in Balkheda village.
In Balkheda village out of total population, 153 were engaged in work activities. 96.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 153 workers engaged in Main Work, 136 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Balkheda village in Athner.