Shirud is a large village located in Dhule Taluka of Dhule district, Maharashtra with total 1671 families residing. The Shirud village has population of 8455 of which 4341 are males while 4114 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Shirud village population of children with age 0-6 is 1162 which makes up 13.74 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shirud village is 948 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Shirud as per census is 886, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Shirud village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Shirud village was 76.02 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Shirud Male literacy stands at 82.77 % while female literacy rate was 68.97 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Shirud village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 17.09 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.06 % of total population in Shirud village.
In Shirud village out of total population, 4124 were engaged in work activities. 78.32 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.68 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 4124 workers engaged in Main Work, 576 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1463 were Agricultural labourer.