Dhakni is a village situated in Gobindpur block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 145 families residing in the village Dhakni. The total population of Dhakni is 1,089 out of which 563 are males and 526 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhakni is 934.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhakni village is 247 which is 23% of the total population. There are 131 male children and 116 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhakni is 885 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (934) of Dhakni village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhakni is 33.4%. Thus Dhakni village has lower literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 47.22% and the female literacy rate is 18.78% in Dhakni village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dhakni 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 Dhakni village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 43.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Dhakni village.
In Dhakni village out of total population, 548 were engaged in work activities. 49.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 548 workers engaged in Main Work, 116 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 147 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dhakni village in Gobindpur.