Sheikhupura is a medium size village located in Jagraon Tehsil of Ludhiana district, Punjab with total 338 families residing. The Sheikhupura village has population of 1727 of which 897 are males while 830 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Sheikhupura village population of children with age 0-6 is 178 which makes up 10.31 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sheikhupura village is 925 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Sheikhupura as per census is 1046, higher than Punjab average of 846.
Sheikhupura village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Sheikhupura village was 79.73 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Sheikhupura Male literacy stands at 84.20 % while female literacy rate was 74.83 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sheikhupura 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 Sheikhupura village.
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In Sheikhupura village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.13 % of total population in Sheikhupura village.
The village Sheikhupura currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Sheikhupura village out of total population, 495 were engaged in work activities. 74.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 495 workers engaged in Main Work, 148 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 22 were Agricultural labourer.