Shekapur Population, Caste, Working Data Akola, Maharashtra - Census 2011

Shekapur is a village situated in Patur taluka of Akola district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 201 families residing in the village Shekapur. The total population of Shekapur is 802 out of which 417 are males and 385 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shekapur is 923.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shekapur village is 106 which is 13% of the total population. There are 47 male children and 59 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shekapur is 1,255 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (923) of Shekapur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shekapur is 78.9%. Thus Shekapur village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.8% of Akola district. The male literacy rate is 85.41% and the female literacy rate is 71.47% in Shekapur village.

Population
802
Families
201
Literacy
78.88%
Sex Ratio
923

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shekapur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Shekapur Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Shekapur village.

Total Male Female
Children 106 47 59
Literacy 78.88% 85.41% 71.47%
Scheduled Caste 33 20 13
Scheduled Tribe 6 3 3
Illiterate 253 101 152

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Shekapur village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Shekapur village out of total population, 465 were engaged in work activities. 51.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 465 workers engaged in Main Work, 114 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 105 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 241 191 50
Cultivators 114 89 25
Agriculture Labourer 105 85 20
Household Industries 3 3 0
Other Workers 19 14 5
Marginal Workers 224 51 173
Non Working 337 175 162

Map of Shekapur, Akola, Maharashtra


Nearby Villages to Shekapur, Patur

Below are the list of villages near Shekapur village in Patur.

Village Population
Khaparkheda 652
Pacharan 667
Alegaon 8,763
Jamb 876
Pimpardoli 1,347
Padsingi 943
Gawandgaon 2,588
Umarwadi 301
Golegaon 728
Sonuna 394

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