Salkiana Population - Jalandhar, Punjab

Salkiana is a medium size village located in Phillaur Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 276 families residing. The Salkiana village has population of 1410 of which 734 are males while 676 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salkiana village population of children with age 0-6 is 162 which makes up 11.49 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salkiana village is 921 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Salkiana as per census is 653, lower than Punjab average of 846.

Salkiana village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Salkiana village was 70.91 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Salkiana Male literacy stands at 77.83 % while female literacy rate was 63.73 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Salkiana 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 Salkiana village.

Salkiana Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 276 - -
Population 1,410 734 676
Child (0-6) 162 98 64
Schedule Caste 1,190 627 563
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 70.91 % 77.83 % 63.73 %
Total Workers 402 379 23
Main Worker 395 - -
Marginal Worker 7 7 0

Caste Factor

In Salkiana village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 84.40 % of total population in Salkiana village. The village Salkiana currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Salkiana village out of total population, 402 were engaged in work activities. 98.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 402 workers engaged in Main Work, 119 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149