Sikhrani Village, with population of 1674 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 29th least populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sikhrani village is 2 km2 and it is the 23rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 951 persons per km2.

Pin code of Sikhrani village is 201102. The village comes under Sikhrani panchayat. Ghaziabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1674 people, among them 923 (55%) are male and 751 (45%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sikhrani village is 13%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 264 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sikhrani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,674 1,532 142 0 219
Male 923 847 76 0 126
Female 751 685 66 0 93

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1583. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.8% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 4.9%. General caste population has increased by 6.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.4% and child population has decreased by -3.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sikhrani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.7% 6.5% -1.4% 0% -3.5%
Male 4.9% 6.3% -8.4% 0% -11.3%
Female 6.8% 6.7% 8.2% 0% 9.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 814 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 809, in schedule caste is 868. There are 738 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 139 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sikhrani

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 3 133 0 139
2011 814 809 868 0 738
2001 799 806 735 0 599

Literacy

Total 1249 people in the village are literate, among them 739 are male and 510 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sikhrani is 86%. 93% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sikhrani

Total Male Female
Change 14.2% 5.3% 24.7%
2011 85.8% 92.7% 77.5%
2001 71.6% 87.4% 52.8%

Workers profile

Sikhrani has 28% (474) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 40% male and 15% female population are working population. 29% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sikhrani

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.3% 18.5% 9.9% 71.7%
Male 39.5% 28.9% 10.6% 60.5%
Female 14.5% 5.6% 8.9% 85.5%