Sarkada is a village situated in Pithora tehsil of Mahasamund district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 285 families residing in the village Sarkada. The total population of Sarkada is 1,099 out of which 557 are males and 542 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sarkada is 973.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sarkada village is 143 which is 13% of the total population. There are 82 male children and 61 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sarkada is 744 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (973) of Sarkada village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sarkada is 73.3%. Thus Sarkada village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Mahasamund district. The male literacy rate is 87.58% and the female literacy rate is 59.25% in Sarkada village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sarkada 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 Sarkada village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 27.2% of total population in Sarkada village.
In Sarkada village out of total population, 498 were engaged in work activities. 64.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 498 workers engaged in Main Work, 79 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 165 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sarkada village in Pithora.