Makarha is a village situated in Khajni tehsil of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 289 families residing in the village Makarha. The total population of Makarha is 2,039 out of which 1,075 are males and 964 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Makarha is 897.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Makarha village is 353 which is 17% of the total population. There are 189 male children and 164 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Makarha is 868 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (897) of Makarha village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Makarha is 66%. Thus Makarha village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.8% of Gorakhpur district. The male literacy rate is 78.1% and the female literacy rate is 52.62% in Makarha village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Makarha 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 Makarha village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Makarha village.
In Makarha village out of total population, 417 were engaged in work activities. 22.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 77.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 417 workers engaged in Main Work, 28 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 35 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Makarha village in Khajni.