Bankat is a village situated in Khajni tehsil of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 81 families residing in the village Bankat. The total population of Bankat is 518 out of which 242 are males and 276 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bankat is 1,140.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bankat village is 106 which is 20% of the total population. There are 57 male children and 49 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bankat is 860 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,140) of Bankat village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bankat is 61.2%. Thus Bankat village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.8% of Gorakhpur district. The male literacy rate is 75.14% and the female literacy rate is 49.78% in Bankat village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bankat 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 Bankat village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 61.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Bankat village.
In Bankat village out of total population, 116 were engaged in work activities. 31.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 68.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 116 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bankat village in Khajni.