Farkande is a village situated in Erandol taluka of Jalgaon district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 577 families residing in the village Farkande. The total population of Farkande is 2,285 out of which 1,206 are males and 1,079 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Farkande is 895.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Farkande village is 271 which is 12% of the total population. There are 145 male children and 126 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Farkande is 869 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (895) of Farkande village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Farkande is 75.3%. Thus Farkande village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.4% of Jalgaon district. The male literacy rate is 85.96% and the female literacy rate is 63.38% in Farkande village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Farkande 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 Farkande village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.1% of total population in Farkande village.
In Farkande village out of total population, 1,302 were engaged in work activities. 78.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,302 workers engaged in Main Work, 256 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 672 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Farkande village in Erandol.