Shakar Pulla Village, with population of 2761 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 30th most populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Shakar Pulla village is 2 km2 and it is the 22nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1596 persons per km2.

Pin code of Shakar Pulla village is 201102. The village comes under Aurangabad Pistal panchayat. Ghaziabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2761 people, among them 1454 (53%) are male and 1307 (47%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shakar Pulla village is 15%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 442 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shakar Pulla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,761 2,440 321 0 402
Male 1,454 1,282 172 0 224
Female 1,307 1,158 149 0 178

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2435. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.4% which is 7.4% higher than male population growth rate of 10%. General caste population has increased by 12.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.6% and child population has increased by 12% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shakar Pulla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.4% 12.4% 21.6% 0% 12%
Male 10% 8.2% 25.5% 0% 17.9%
Female 17.4% 17.4% 17.3% 0% 5.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 899 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 903, in schedule caste is 866. There are 795 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 57 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 94 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shakar Pulla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 57 71 -61 0 -94
2011 899 903 866 0 795
2001 842 832 927 0 889

Literacy

Total 1888 people in the village are literate, among them 1127 are male and 761 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shakar Pulla is 80%. 92% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shakar Pulla

Total Male Female
Change 7.2% 2.6% 14.0%
2011 80% 91.6% 67.4%
2001 72.8% 89% 53.4%

Workers profile

Shakar Pulla has 36% (1004) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 21% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shakar Pulla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.4% 28.8% 7.6% 63.6%
Male 50.2% 40.3% 9.9% 49.8%
Female 21% 16% 5% 79%