Sikandara is a village situated in Nawada block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 213 families residing in the village Sikandara. The total population of Sikandara is 1,595 out of which 858 are males and 737 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sikandara is 859.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sikandara village is 268 which is 17% of the total population. There are 147 male children and 121 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sikandara is 823 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (859) of Sikandara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sikandara is 80.2%. Thus Sikandara village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 89.03% and the female literacy rate is 69.97% in Sikandara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sikandara 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 Sikandara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sikandara village.
In Sikandara village out of total population, 533 were engaged in work activities. 95.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 533 workers engaged in Main Work, 229 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 263 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sikandara village in Nawada.