Shirur Village, with population of 6646 is Shirur sub district's the 7th most populous village, located in Shirur sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Shirur village is 62 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 108 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shirur and distance from Shirur village to Shirur is 3 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Shirur village is 412210. Shirur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Pune which is 65 km away. 2.66 square kilometer (4%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 6646 people, among them 3507 (53%) are male and 3139 (47%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shirur village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1480 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shirur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,646 5,253 898 495 970
Male 3,507 2,767 490 250 527
Female 3,139 2,486 408 245 443

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 895 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 833 and in schedule tribe is 980. There are 841 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.

Literacy

Total 4871 people in the village are literate, among them 2697 are male and 2174 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shirur is 86%. 91% of male and 81% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Shirur has 43% (2837) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 31% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shirur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.7% 39.3% 3.4% 57.3%
Male 52.7% 49.3% 3.5% 47.3%
Female 31.5% 28.1% 3.3% 68.5%