Kharahta is a village situated in Badwara tehsil of Katni district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 475 families residing in the village Kharahta. The total population of Kharahta is 1,853 out of which 980 are males and 873 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kharahta is 891.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kharahta village is 271 which is 15% of the total population. There are 145 male children and 126 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kharahta is 869 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (891) of Kharahta village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kharahta is 70.2%. Thus Kharahta village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.2% of Katni district. The male literacy rate is 82.87% and the female literacy rate is 55.96% in Kharahta village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kharahta 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 Kharahta village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 23.1% of total population in Kharahta village.
In Kharahta village out of total population, 687 were engaged in work activities. 17% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 83% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 687 workers engaged in Main Work, 36 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 39 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kharahta village in Badwara.