Sherpur Khurd Population - Ludhiana, Punjab

Sherpur Khurd is a medium size village located in Jagraon Tehsil of Ludhiana district, Punjab with total 309 families residing. The Sherpur Khurd village has population of 1612 of which 849 are males while 763 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sherpur Khurd village population of children with age 0-6 is 140 which makes up 8.68 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sherpur Khurd village is 899 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Sherpur Khurd as per census is 842, lower than Punjab average of 846.

Sherpur Khurd village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Sherpur Khurd village was 76.63 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Sherpur Khurd Male literacy stands at 79.95 % while female literacy rate was 72.96 %.

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

Sherpur Khurd Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 309 - -
Population 1,612 849 763
Child (0-6) 140 76 64
Schedule Caste 607 325 282
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 76.63 % 79.95 % 72.96 %
Total Workers 569 490 79
Main Worker 551 - -
Marginal Worker 18 12 6

Caste Factor

In Sherpur Khurd village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.66 % of total population in Sherpur Khurd village. The village Sherpur Khurd currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Sherpur Khurd village out of total population, 569 were engaged in work activities. 96.84 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.16 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 569 workers engaged in Main Work, 231 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 193 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