Gorakhpura is a village situated in Ghuwara tehsil of Chhatarpur district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 419 families residing in the village Gorakhpura. The total population of Gorakhpura is 2,239 out of which 1,240 are males and 999 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gorakhpura is 806.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gorakhpura village is 387 which is 17% of the total population. There are 198 male children and 189 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gorakhpura is 955 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (806) of Gorakhpura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gorakhpura is 47.4%. Thus Gorakhpura village has lower literacy rate compared to 53.5% of Chhatarpur district. The male literacy rate is 55.09% and the female literacy rate is 37.41% in Gorakhpura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gorakhpura 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 Gorakhpura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 25.1% of total population in Gorakhpura village.
In Gorakhpura village out of total population, 1,083 were engaged in work activities. 86.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,083 workers engaged in Main Work, 236 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 474 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gorakhpura village in Ghuwara.