Shakargunj is a medium size village located in Homnabad Taluka of Bidar district, Karnataka with total 250 families residing. The Shakargunj village has population of 1414 of which 752 are males while 662 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Shakargunj village population of children with age 0-6 is 188 which makes up 13.30 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shakargunj village is 880 which is lower than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Shakargunj as per census is 899, lower than Karnataka average of 948.
Shakargunj village has lower literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Shakargunj village was 64.93 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Shakargunj Male literacy stands at 75.65 % while female literacy rate was 52.71 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Shakargunj 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 Shakargunj village.
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In Shakargunj village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 61.24 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 15.91 % of total population in Shakargunj village.
In Shakargunj village out of total population, 695 were engaged in work activities. 83.88 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.12 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 695 workers engaged in Main Work, 10 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 462 were Agricultural labourer.