Kherna is a village located in Kusumi Block of Mayurbhanj district in Odisha. Located in rural part of Mayurbhanj district of Odisha, it is one of the 114 villages of Kusumi Block of Mayurbhanj district. As per the government register, the village code of Kherna is 388250. The village has 179 families.
According to Census 2011, Kherna's population is 857. Out of this, 408 are males whereas the females count 449 here. This village has 104 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 51 are boys and 53 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kherna village is 64%. 557 out of total 857 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 74% as 305 males out of total 408 are educated however female literacy rate is 56% as 252 out of total 449 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Kherna village is 35%. Here 300 out of total 857 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 103 males out of total 408 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 43% and 197 out of total 449 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Kherna village is 417 still 440 are un-employed. And out of 417 working people 107 persons are totally reliant on farming.