Shekhdod is a village situated in Sayla taluka of Surendranagar district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 74 families residing in the village Shekhdod. The total population of Shekhdod is 416 out of which 199 are males and 217 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shekhdod is 1,090.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shekhdod village is 68 which is 16% of the total population. There are 38 male children and 30 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shekhdod is 789 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,090) of Shekhdod village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shekhdod is 58.9%. Thus Shekhdod village has lower literacy rate compared to 62.3% of Surendranagar district. The male literacy rate is 62.73% and the female literacy rate is 55.61% in Shekhdod village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shekhdod 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 Shekhdod village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.2% of total population in Shekhdod village.
In Shekhdod village out of total population, 100 were engaged in work activities. 95% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 100 workers engaged in Main Work, 92 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shekhdod village in Sayla.