Shekhpur Population - Mahesana, Gujarat

Shekhpur is a medium size village located in Vadnagar Taluka of Mahesana district, Gujarat with total 86 families residing. The Shekhpur village has population of 422 of which 227 are males while 195 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Shekhpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 32 which makes up 7.58 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shekhpur village is 859 which is lower than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Shekhpur as per census is 778, lower than Gujarat average of 890.

Shekhpur village has higher literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Shekhpur village was 88.21 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Shekhpur Male literacy stands at 94.26 % while female literacy rate was 81.22 %.

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

Shekhpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 86 - -
Population 422 227 195
Child (0-6) 32 18 14
Schedule Caste 21 10 11
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 88.21 % 94.26 % 81.22 %
Total Workers 161 137 24
Main Worker 144 - -
Marginal Worker 17 11 6

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.98 % of total population in Shekhpur village. The village Shekhpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Shekhpur village out of total population, 161 were engaged in work activities. 89.44 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.56 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 161 workers engaged in Main Work, 35 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 43 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