Makhatair is a village situated in Hilli block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 34 families residing in the village Makhatair. The total population of Makhatair is 143 out of which 66 are males and 77 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Makhatair is 1,167.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Makhatair village is 11 which is 8% of the total population. There are 6 male children and 5 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Makhatair is 833 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,167) of Makhatair village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Makhatair is 80.3%. Thus Makhatair village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 80% and the female literacy rate is 80.56% in Makhatair village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Makhatair 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 Makhatair village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 60.1% of total population in Makhatair village.
In Makhatair village out of total population, 68 were engaged in work activities. 67.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 68 workers engaged in Main Work, 15 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Makhatair village in Hilli.