Sankra Population - Dhamtari, Chhattisgarh

Sankra is a medium size village located in Dhamtari Tehsil of Dhamtari district, Chhattisgarh with total 282 families residing. The Sankra village has population of 1474 of which 755 are males while 719 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sankra village population of children with age 0-6 is 167 which makes up 11.33 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sankra village is 952 which is lower than Chhattisgarh state average of 991. Child Sex Ratio for the Sankra as per census is 988, higher than Chhattisgarh average of 969.

Sankra village has higher literacy rate compared to Chhattisgarh. In 2011, literacy rate of Sankra village was 83.47 % compared to 70.28 % of Chhattisgarh. In Sankra Male literacy stands at 94.04 % while female literacy rate was 72.33 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sankra 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 Sankra village.

Sankra Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 282 - -
Population 1,474 755 719
Child (0-6) 167 84 83
Schedule Caste 394 197 197
Schedule Tribe 265 136 129
Literacy 83.47 % 94.04 % 72.33 %
Total Workers 738 412 326
Main Worker 534 - -
Marginal Worker 204 103 101

Caste Factor

Sankra village of Dhamtari has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.73 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 17.98 % of total population in Sankra village.

Work Profile

In Sankra village out of total population, 738 were engaged in work activities. 72.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 738 workers engaged in Main Work, 215 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 233 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149