Salhawas is a village situated in Matenhail tehsil of Jhajjar district in Hariyana. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,165 families residing in the village Salhawas. The total population of Salhawas is 5,962 out of which 3,097 are males and 2,865 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Salhawas is 925.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Salhawas village is 781 which is 13% of the total population. There are 405 male children and 376 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Salhawas is 928 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (925) of Salhawas village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Salhawas is 76.1%. Thus Salhawas village has higher literacy rate compared to 70.5% of Jhajjar district. The male literacy rate is 86.92% and the female literacy rate is 64.36% in Salhawas village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Salhawas 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 Salhawas village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Salhawas village.
In Salhawas village out of total population, 1,828 were engaged in work activities. 83.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,828 workers engaged in Main Work, 588 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 306 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Salhawas village in Matenhail.