Barchheka is a village situated in Badwara tehsil of Katni district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 597 families residing in the village Barchheka. The total population of Barchheka is 2,311 out of which 1,192 are males and 1,119 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Barchheka is 939.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barchheka village is 351 which is 15% of the total population. There are 181 male children and 170 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barchheka is 939 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (939) of Barchheka village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Barchheka is 69.5%. Thus Barchheka village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.2% of Katni district. The male literacy rate is 81.4% and the female literacy rate is 56.9% in Barchheka village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Barchheka 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 Barchheka village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 25.7% of total population in Barchheka village.
In Barchheka village out of total population, 1,146 were engaged in work activities. 34% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 66% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,146 workers engaged in Main Work, 121 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 153 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Barchheka village in Badwara.