Belkhed is a village situated in Telhara taluka of Akola district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,629 families residing in the village Belkhed. The total population of Belkhed is 7,471 out of which 3,854 are males and 3,617 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Belkhed is 939.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Belkhed village is 851 which is 11% of the total population. There are 442 male children and 409 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Belkhed is 925 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (939) of Belkhed village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Belkhed is 84.5%. Thus Belkhed village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.8% of Akola district. The male literacy rate is 87.9% and the female literacy rate is 80.86% in Belkhed village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Belkhed 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 Belkhed village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.1% of total population in Belkhed village.
In Belkhed village out of total population, 3,568 were engaged in work activities. 92.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,568 workers engaged in Main Work, 673 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,345 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Belkhed village in Telhara.