Kanheri is a village situated in Balapur taluka of Akola district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 896 families residing in the village Kanheri. The total population of Kanheri is 3,982 out of which 1,997 are males and 1,985 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kanheri is 994.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kanheri village is 496 which is 12% of the total population. There are 247 male children and 249 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kanheri is 1,008 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (994) of Kanheri village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kanheri is 87.4%. Thus Kanheri village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.8% of Akola district. The male literacy rate is 93.37% and the female literacy rate is 81.34% in Kanheri village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kanheri 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 Kanheri village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.9% of total population in Kanheri village.
In Kanheri village out of total population, 2,016 were engaged in work activities. 95.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,016 workers engaged in Main Work, 403 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,375 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kanheri village in Balapur.