Makhana is a village located in Puraula Block of Uttarkashi district in Uttarakhand. Positioned in rural part of Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand, it is one of the 78 villages of Puraula Block of Uttarkashi district. According to the government records, the village number of Makhana is 4840140. The village has 102 homes.
According to Census 2011, Makhana's population is 489. Out of this, 226 are males whereas the females count 263 here. This village has 73 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 33 are boys and 40 are girls.
Literacy rate in Makhana village is 65%. 319 out of total 489 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 73% as 166 males out of total 226 are literate however female literacy ratio is 58% as 153 out of total 263 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Makhana village is 34%. Here 170 out of total 489 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 26% as 60 males out of total 226 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 41% and 110 out of total 263 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Makhana village is 186 yet 303 are un-employed. And out of 186 occupied individual 101 persons are totally dependent on farming.