Shiknam is a medium size village located in Bhimini Mandal of Adilabad district, Andhra Pradesh with total 52 families residing. The Shiknam village has population of 260 of which 132 are males while 128 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Shiknam village population of children with age 0-6 is 22 which makes up 8.46 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shiknam village is 970 which is lower than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Shiknam as per census is 571, lower than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Shiknam village has lower literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Shiknam village was 38.66 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Shiknam Male literacy stands at 45.76 % while female literacy rate was 31.67 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Shiknam 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 Shiknam village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.77 % of total population in Shiknam village.
The village Shiknam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Shiknam village out of total population, 176 were engaged in work activities. 76.14 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.86 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 176 workers engaged in Main Work, 47 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 77 were Agricultural labourer.