Sakore Village, with population of 8548 is Nandgaon sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Nandgaon sub district of Nashik district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Sakore village is 48 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 178 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nandgaon and distance from Sakore village to Nandgaon is 4 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sakore village is 423106. Nandgaon is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Nashik which is 126 km away. 4.62 square kilometer (10%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 8548 people, among them 4491 (53%) are male and 4057 (47%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 28% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sakore village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1707 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sakore

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,548 5,831 357 2,360 1,033
Male 4,491 3,042 186 1,263 533
Female 4,057 2,789 171 1,097 500

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7127. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.6% which is -4.5% lower than male population growth rate of 22.1%. General caste population has increased by 3.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 101% and child population has decreased by -1.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sakore

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 4 6 101 -2
Male 22 6 9 103 1
Female 18 2 4 99 -4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 903 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 919 and in schedule tribe is 869. There are 938 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 53 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sakore

Total General SC ST Child
Change -35 -31 -46 -15 -53
2011 903 917 919 869 938
2001 938 948 965 884 991

Literacy

Total 6036 people in the village are literate, among them 3499 are male and 2537 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sakore is 80%. 88% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sakore

Total Male Female
Change 8 4 13
2011 80 88 71
2001 72 85 59

Workers profile

Sakore has 48% (4124) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 42% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 39% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sakore

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48 46 2 52
Male 54 52 2 46
Female 42 39 3 58