Dakahi is a village situated in Khajni tehsil of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 142 families residing in the village Dakahi. The total population of Dakahi is 835 out of which 412 are males and 423 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dakahi is 1,027.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dakahi village is 115 which is 14% of the total population. There are 53 male children and 62 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dakahi is 1,170 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,027) of Dakahi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dakahi is 69%. Thus Dakahi village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.8% of Gorakhpur district. The male literacy rate is 81.62% and the female literacy rate is 56.51% in Dakahi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dakahi 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 Dakahi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Dakahi village.
In Dakahi village out of total population, 303 were engaged in work activities. 52.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 303 workers engaged in Main Work, 59 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dakahi village in Khajni.
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