Sikni is a village situated in Dulmi block of Ramgarh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 734 families residing in the village Sikni. The total population of Sikni is 4,193 out of which 2,125 are males and 2,068 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sikni is 973.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sikni village is 629 which is 15% of the total population. There are 315 male children and 314 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sikni is 997 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (973) of Sikni village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sikni is 72.9%. Thus Sikni village has higher literacy rate compared to 62.8% of Ramgarh district. The male literacy rate is 85.36% and the female literacy rate is 60.03% in Sikni village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sikni 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 Sikni village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.7% of total population in Sikni village.
In Sikni village out of total population, 1,603 were engaged in work activities. 69.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,603 workers engaged in Main Work, 653 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 76 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sikni village in Dulmi.