Nearest town of the village is Kusmara and distance from Sakra village to Kusmara is 5 km.
The village is home to 5751 people, among them 3063 (53%) are male and 2688 (47%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sakra village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 962 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 12.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5116. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.6% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 9.7%. General caste population has increased by 13.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.8% and child population has increased by 6.4% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 879, in schedule caste is 872. There are 946 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 45 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 66 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 3772 people in the village are literate, among them 2255 are male and 1517 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sakra is 77%. 86% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.
Sakra has 34% (1931) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 20% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.