Shelda is a village situated in Akrani taluka of Nandurbar district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 154 families residing in the village Shelda. The total population of Shelda is 1,009 out of which 509 are males and 500 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shelda is 982.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shelda village is 244 which is 24% of the total population. There are 117 male children and 127 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shelda is 1,085 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (982) of Shelda village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shelda is 57.4%. Thus Shelda village has higher literacy rate compared to 55% of Nandurbar district. The male literacy rate is 61.22% and the female literacy rate is 53.35% in Shelda village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shelda 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 Shelda village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.2% of total population in Shelda village.
In Shelda village out of total population, 397 were engaged in work activities. 86.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 397 workers engaged in Main Work, 116 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 223 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shelda village in Akrani.