GORKHANA is a village situated in Nohar tehsil of Hanumangarh district in Rajasthan. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 493 families residing in the village GORKHANA. The total population of GORKHANA is 2,717 out of which 1,442 are males and 1,275 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of GORKHANA is 884.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in GORKHANA village is 351 which is 13% of the total population. There are 181 male children and 170 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of GORKHANA is 939 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (884) of GORKHANA village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of GORKHANA is 66.4%. Thus GORKHANA village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.3% of Hanumangarh district. The male literacy rate is 80.1% and the female literacy rate is 50.68% in GORKHANA village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), GORKHANA 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 GORKHANA village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in GORKHANA village.
In GORKHANA village out of total population, 1,395 were engaged in work activities. 70.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,395 workers engaged in Main Work, 704 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 71 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near GORKHANA village in Nohar.