Gorakhurd is a village situated in Banda tehsil of Sagar district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 456 families residing in the village Gorakhurd. The total population of Gorakhurd is 1,691 out of which 886 are males and 805 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gorakhurd is 909.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gorakhurd village is 300 which is 18% of the total population. There are 164 male children and 136 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gorakhurd is 829 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (909) of Gorakhurd village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gorakhurd is 67.1%. Thus Gorakhurd village has higher literacy rate compared to 65% of Sagar district. The male literacy rate is 79.78% and the female literacy rate is 53.51% in Gorakhurd village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gorakhurd 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 Gorakhurd village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 27.7% of total population in Gorakhurd village.
In Gorakhurd village out of total population, 818 were engaged in work activities. 76% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 818 workers engaged in Main Work, 155 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 388 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gorakhurd village in Banda.