Gharkian is a village located in Fatehgarh Churian Block of Gurdaspur district in Punjab. Situated in rural part of Gurdaspur district of Punjab, it is one of the 83 villages of Fatehgarh Churian Block of Gurdaspur district. According to the administration register, the village code of Gharkian is 9928824. The village has 103 homes.
According to Census 2011, Gharkian 's population is 594. Out of this, 310 are males whereas the females count 284 here. This village has 85 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 54 are boys and 31 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gharkian village is 57%. 344 out of total 594 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 57% as 179 males out of total 310 are literate however female literacy rate is 58% as 165 out of total 284 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Gharkian village is 42%. Here 250 out of total 594 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 42% as 131 males out of total 310 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 41% and 119 out of total 284 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Gharkian village is 176 whereas 418 are un-employed. And out of 176 employed person 88 peoples are entirely reliant on agriculture.