Khalu is a village situated in Kapurthala tehsil of Kapurthala district in Punjab. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 229 families residing in the village Khalu. The total population of Khalu is 1,184 out of which 621 are males and 563 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Khalu is 907.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Khalu village is 176 which is 15% of the total population. There are 91 male children and 85 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Khalu is 934 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (907) of Khalu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Khalu is 63.4%. Thus Khalu village has lower literacy rate compared to 70.7% of Kapurthala district. The male literacy rate is 67.55% and the female literacy rate is 58.79% in Khalu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Khalu 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 Khalu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Khalu village.
In Khalu village out of total population, 418 were engaged in work activities. 61% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 418 workers engaged in Main Work, 145 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 32 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Khalu village in Kapurthala.