Rakra Village, with population of 1103 is Bhogaon sub district's the 178th least populous village, located in Bhogaon sub district of Mainpuri district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rakra village is 1 km2 and it is the 79th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 976 persons per km2.

The village comes under Himayunpur panchayat. Bhogaon is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km.


The village is home to 1103 people, among them 593 (54%) are male and 510 (46%) are female. 58% of the whole population are from general caste, 42% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rakra village is 19%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 189 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 898. Female population growth rate of the village is 22% which is -1.5% lower than male population growth rate of 23.5%. General caste population has increased by 16.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.4% and child population has increased by 15.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 860 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 899, in schedule caste is 809. There are 697 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 360 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 664 people in the village are literate, among them 389 are male and 275 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rakra is 74%. 83% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Rakra has 28% (304) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 5% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.