Sheikhanwala is a village situated in Kapurthala tehsil of Kapurthala district in Punjab. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 77 families residing in the village Sheikhanwala. The total population of Sheikhanwala is 399 out of which 210 are males and 189 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sheikhanwala is 900.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sheikhanwala village is 46 which is 12% of the total population. There are 22 male children and 24 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sheikhanwala is 1,091 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (900) of Sheikhanwala village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sheikhanwala is 75.4%. Thus Sheikhanwala village has higher literacy rate compared to 70.7% of Kapurthala district. The male literacy rate is 80.85% and the female literacy rate is 69.09% in Sheikhanwala village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sheikhanwala 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 Sheikhanwala village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 65.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sheikhanwala village.
In Sheikhanwala village out of total population, 136 were engaged in work activities. 96.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 136 workers engaged in Main Work, 42 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 67 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sheikhanwala village in Kapurthala.