Parkhanda is a large village located in Kurud Tehsil of Dhamtari district, Chhattisgarh with total 640 families residing. The Parkhanda village has population of 3305 of which 1603 are males while 1702 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Parkhanda village population of children with age 0-6 is 517 which makes up 15.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Parkhanda village is 1062 which is higher than Chhattisgarh state average of 991. Child Sex Ratio for the Parkhanda as per census is 1172, higher than Chhattisgarh average of 969.
Parkhanda village has higher literacy rate compared to Chhattisgarh. In 2011, literacy rate of Parkhanda village was 73.21 % compared to 70.28 % of Chhattisgarh. In Parkhanda Male literacy stands at 81.39 % while female literacy rate was 65.35 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Parkhanda village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Parkhanda village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.81 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.78 % of total population in Parkhanda village.
In Parkhanda village out of total population, 1544 were engaged in work activities. 78.56 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.44 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1544 workers engaged in Main Work, 302 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 800 were Agricultural labourer.