Shekta is a large village located in Georai Taluka of Bid district, Maharashtra with total 528 families residing. The Shekta village has population of 2650 of which 1388 are males while 1262 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Shekta village population of children with age 0-6 is 393 which makes up 14.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shekta village is 909 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Shekta as per census is 828, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Shekta village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Shekta village was 68.94 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Shekta Male literacy stands at 79.62 % while female literacy rate was 57.38 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Shekta 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 Shekta village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.06 % of total population in Shekta village.
The village Shekta currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Shekta village out of total population, 1581 were engaged in work activities. 93.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1581 workers engaged in Main Work, 1038 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 356 were Agricultural labourer.