Shekhanpur is a medium size village located in Mariahu Tehsil of Jaunpur district, Uttar Pradesh with total 68 families residing. The Shekhanpur village has population of 495 of which 217 are males while 278 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Shekhanpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 72 which makes up 14.55 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shekhanpur village is 1281 which is higher than Uttar Pradesh state average of 912. Child Sex Ratio for the Shekhanpur as per census is 1400, higher than Uttar Pradesh average of 902.
Shekhanpur village has lower literacy rate compared to Uttar Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Shekhanpur village was 56.74 % compared to 67.68 % of Uttar Pradesh. In Shekhanpur Male literacy stands at 74.87 % while female literacy rate was 42.37 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Shekhanpur 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 Shekhanpur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.62 % of total population in Shekhanpur village.
The village Shekhanpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Shekhanpur village out of total population, 254 were engaged in work activities. 69.69 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.31 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 254 workers engaged in Main Work, 167 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.