Shekhar Population, Caste, Working Data Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh - Census 2011

Shekhar is a village situated in Jhansi tehsil of Jhansi district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 132 families residing in the village Shekhar. The total population of Shekhar is 698 out of which 364 are males and 334 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shekhar is 918.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shekhar village is 137 which is 20% of the total population. There are 71 male children and 66 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shekhar is 930 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (918) of Shekhar village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shekhar is 44.7%. Thus Shekhar village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.3% of Jhansi district. The male literacy rate is 50.17% and the female literacy rate is 38.81% in Shekhar village.

Population
698
Families
132
Literacy
44.74%
Sex Ratio
918

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

Shekhar Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 137 71 66
Literacy 44.74% 50.17% 38.81%
Scheduled Caste 242 123 119
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 447 217 230

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Shekhar village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Shekhar village out of total population, 209 were engaged in work activities. 74.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 209 workers engaged in Main Work, 103 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 156 151 5
Cultivators 103 102 1
Agriculture Labourer 6 6 0
Household Industries 34 34 0
Other Workers 13 9 4
Marginal Workers 53 49 4
Non Working 489 164 325

Map of Shekhar, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh


Nearby Villages to Shekhar, Jhansi

Below are the list of villages near Shekhar village in Jhansi.

Village Population
Prithvipur Naya Khera 2,232
Sukwan 1,260
Koti 726
Sihiriya 1,779
Rasina 1,990
Thakurpura 1,141
Lahar Thakur Pura 1,990
Ganesh Pura 885
Simra 2,701
Manpur 2,121

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