Shankhrul is a medium size village located in Indus Block of Bankura district, West Bengal with total 235 families residing. The Shankhrul village has population of 1148 of which 564 are males while 584 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Shankhrul village population of children with age 0-6 is 114 which makes up 9.93 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shankhrul village is 1035 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Shankhrul as per census is 1111, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Shankhrul village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Shankhrul village was 75.82 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Shankhrul Male literacy stands at 84.71 % while female literacy rate was 67.18 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Shankhrul village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Shankhrul village.
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In Shankhrul village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 42.51 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.35 % of total population in Shankhrul village.
In Shankhrul village out of total population, 554 were engaged in work activities. 88.45 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.55 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 554 workers engaged in Main Work, 99 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 296 were Agricultural labourer.