Sarishani is a village situated in Shyampur - I block of Haora district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 756 families residing in the village Sarishani. The total population of Sarishani is 3,061 out of which 1,542 are males and 1,519 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sarishani is 985.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sarishani village is 267 which is 9% of the total population. There are 135 male children and 132 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sarishani is 978 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (985) of Sarishani village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sarishani is 80.1%. Thus Sarishani village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 85.36% and the female literacy rate is 74.77% in Sarishani village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sarishani 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 Sarishani village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Sarishani village.
In Sarishani village out of total population, 1,013 were engaged in work activities. 75.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,013 workers engaged in Main Work, 48 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 261 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sarishani village in Shyampur - I.