Pankhan Population, Caste, Working Data Junagadh, Gujarat - Census 2011

Pankhan is a village situated in Keshod taluka of Junagadh district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 478 families residing in the village Pankhan. The total population of Pankhan is 2,839 out of which 1,457 are males and 1,382 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pankhan is 949.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pankhan village is 335 which is 12% of the total population. There are 171 male children and 164 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pankhan is 959 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (949) of Pankhan village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pankhan is 71.8%. Thus Pankhan village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.2% of Junagadh district. The male literacy rate is 84.91% and the female literacy rate is 57.88% in Pankhan village.

Population
2,839
Families
478
Literacy
71.77%
Sex Ratio
949

As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Pankhan village is HAMIRBHAI R. SISODIYA. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pankhan village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Pankhan Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Pankhan village.

Total Male Female
Children 335 171 164
Literacy 71.77% 84.91% 57.88%
Scheduled Caste 218 106 112
Scheduled Tribe 16 8 8
Illiterate 1,042 365 677

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Pankhan village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Pankhan village out of total population, 1,517 were engaged in work activities. 84.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,517 workers engaged in Main Work, 776 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 367 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,277 791 486
Cultivators 776 483 293
Agriculture Labourer 367 208 159
Household Industries 6 5 1
Other Workers 128 95 33
Marginal Workers 240 41 199
Non Working 1,322 625 697

Map of Pankhan, Junagadh, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Pankhan, Keshod

Below are the list of villages near Pankhan village in Keshod.

Village Population
Eklera 1,064
Gelana 1,081
Bhat Simroli 1,580
Revadra 648
Koyalana Lathiya 776
Silodar 1,164
Kalavani 2,024
Bava Simroli 1,328
Rangpur 2,240
Char 2,739

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