Shelkui is a village situated in Akrani taluka of Nandurbar district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 513 families residing in the village Shelkui. The total population of Shelkui is 3,189 out of which 1,554 are males and 1,635 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shelkui is 1,052.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shelkui village is 602 which is 19% of the total population. There are 282 male children and 320 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shelkui is 1,135 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,052) of Shelkui village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shelkui is 52.5%. Thus Shelkui village has lower literacy rate compared to 55% of Nandurbar district. The male literacy rate is 58.41% and the female literacy rate is 46.84% in Shelkui village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shelkui 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 Shelkui village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.5% of total population in Shelkui village.
In Shelkui village out of total population, 1,424 were engaged in work activities. 83.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,424 workers engaged in Main Work, 680 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 487 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shelkui village in Akrani.