Kherana is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 71 families residing in the village Kherana. The total population of Kherana is 330 out of which 167 are males and 163 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kherana is 976.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kherana village is 36 which is 11% of the total population. There are 14 male children and 22 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kherana is 1,571 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (976) of Kherana village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kherana is 88.8%. Thus Kherana village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 94.12% and the female literacy rate is 82.98% in Kherana village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kherana 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 Kherana village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 23.6% of total population in Kherana village.
In Kherana village out of total population, 115 were engaged in work activities. 15.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 84.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 115 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kherana village in Baleshwar Sadar.