Sankhua is a village situated in Singla block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 172 families residing in the village Sankhua. The total population of Sankhua is 662 out of which 349 are males and 313 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sankhua is 897.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sankhua village is 64 which is 10% of the total population. There are 38 male children and 26 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sankhua is 684 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (897) of Sankhua village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sankhua is 93.8%. Thus Sankhua village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 96.46% and the female literacy rate is 90.94% in Sankhua village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sankhua 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 Sankhua village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sankhua village.
In Sankhua village out of total population, 235 were engaged in work activities. 99.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 235 workers engaged in Main Work, 164 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 59 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sankhua village in Singla.