Shergada is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 805 families residing in the village Shergada. The total population of Shergada is 3,363 out of which 1,717 are males and 1,646 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shergada is 959.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shergada village is 434 which is 13% of the total population. There are 218 male children and 216 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shergada is 991 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (959) of Shergada village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shergada is 77%. Thus Shergada village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 81.65% and the female literacy rate is 72.03% in Shergada village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shergada 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 Shergada village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.3% of total population in Shergada village.
In Shergada village out of total population, 1,135 were engaged in work activities. 85.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,135 workers engaged in Main Work, 319 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 269 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shergada village in Baleshwar Sadar.