Silad is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 183 families residing in the village Silad. The total population of Silad is 817 out of which 417 are males and 400 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Silad is 959.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Silad village is 104 which is 13% of the total population. There are 51 male children and 53 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Silad is 1,039 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (959) of Silad village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Silad is 80.2%. Thus Silad village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 86.89% and the female literacy rate is 73.2% in Silad village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Silad 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 Silad village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 99.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Silad village.
In Silad village out of total population, 307 were engaged in work activities. 31.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 68.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 307 workers engaged in Main Work, 41 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 18 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Silad village in Baleshwar Sadar.