Shikarpura is a village situated in Patera tehsil of Damoh district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 263 families residing in the village Shikarpura. The total population of Shikarpura is 871 out of which 454 are males and 417 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shikarpura is 919.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shikarpura village is 157 which is 18% of the total population. There are 94 male children and 63 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shikarpura is 670 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (919) of Shikarpura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shikarpura is 71%. Thus Shikarpura village has higher literacy rate compared to 59.1% of Damoh district. The male literacy rate is 83.61% and the female literacy rate is 58.19% in Shikarpura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shikarpura 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 Shikarpura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Shikarpura village.
In Shikarpura village out of total population, 368 were engaged in work activities. 60.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 368 workers engaged in Main Work, 72 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 141 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shikarpura village in Patera.