Dhakochi is a village situated in Khalwa tehsil of Khandwa district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 431 families residing in the village Dhakochi. The total population of Dhakochi is 2,304 out of which 1,197 are males and 1,107 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhakochi is 925.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhakochi village is 465 which is 20% of the total population. There are 248 male children and 217 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhakochi is 875 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (925) of Dhakochi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhakochi is 50.9%. Thus Dhakochi village has lower literacy rate compared to 55.8% of Khandwa district. The male literacy rate is 62.91% and the female literacy rate is 38.09% in Dhakochi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dhakochi 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 Dhakochi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 63.2% of total population in Dhakochi village.
In Dhakochi village out of total population, 1,258 were engaged in work activities. 63.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,258 workers engaged in Main Work, 527 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 232 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dhakochi village in Khalwa.