Sikti Population, Caste, Working Data Araria, Bihar - Census 2011

Sikti is a village situated in Sikti block of Araria district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 500 families residing in the village Sikti. The total population of Sikti is 2,216 out of which 1,175 are males and 1,041 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sikti is 886.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sikti village is 387 which is 17% of the total population. There are 187 male children and 200 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sikti is 1,070 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (886) of Sikti village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sikti is 58.9%. Thus Sikti village has higher literacy rate compared to 42.5% of Araria district. The male literacy rate is 71.05% and the female literacy rate is 44.71% in Sikti village.

Population
2,216
Families
500
Literacy
58.94%
Sex Ratio
886

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sikti village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Sikti Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sikti village.

Total Male Female
Children 387 187 200
Literacy 58.94% 71.05% 44.71%
Scheduled Caste 204 99 105
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,138 473 665

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sikti village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sikti village out of total population, 644 were engaged in work activities. 90.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 644 workers engaged in Main Work, 313 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 245 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 583 515 68
Cultivators 313 308 5
Agriculture Labourer 245 188 57
Household Industries 3 2 1
Other Workers 22 17 5
Marginal Workers 61 58 3
Non Working 1,572 602 970

Map of Sikti, Araria, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Sikti, Sikti

Below are the list of villages near Sikti village in Sikti.

Village Population
Muraripur 5,356
Pahara Sikti 898
Pahara 2,462
Bokantari 6,165
Palasmani 213
Saidabad 7,033
Dithaura 812
Kuchaha 4,024
Saida Pokhar 1,205
Bhirbhiri 7,274

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