Salaiya is a village situated in Patera tehsil of Damoh district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 446 families residing in the village Salaiya. The total population of Salaiya is 1,779 out of which 941 are males and 838 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Salaiya is 891.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Salaiya village is 272 which is 15% of the total population. There are 145 male children and 127 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Salaiya is 876 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (891) of Salaiya village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Salaiya is 50.9%. Thus Salaiya village has lower literacy rate compared to 59.1% of Damoh district. The male literacy rate is 56.41% and the female literacy rate is 44.73% in Salaiya village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Salaiya village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Salaiya village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3% of total population in Salaiya village.
In Salaiya village out of total population, 691 were engaged in work activities. 70.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 691 workers engaged in Main Work, 40 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 396 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Salaiya village in Patera.