Salkhua Block of Saharsa district has total population of 132,844 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 69,953 are males while 62,891 are females. In 2011 there were total 24,785 families residing in Salkhua Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Salkhua Block is 899.
As per Census 2011, all of the population of Salkhua Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 41% and the sex ratio of Salkhua Block is 899.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Salkhua Block is 29124 which is 22% of the total population. There are 14959 male children and 14165 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Salkhua Block is 947 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 899 ) of Salkhua Block.
The total literacy rate of Salkhua Block is 41.04%. The male literacy rate is 40.49% and the female literacy rate is 22.65% in Salkhua Block.
To facilitate the administration, Salkhua Block is further divided into 43 villages.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Salkhua Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||29,124||14,959||14,165|
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Salkhua Block of .
|No Religion Specified||190||(0.14%)||104||86|
Average literacy rate of Salkhua Block in 2011 were 41.04% in which, male and female literacy were 51.5% and 29.24% respectively. Total literate in Salkhua Block were 42,569 of which male and female were 28,323 and 14,246 respectively.
The Sex Ratio of Salkhua Block is 899 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 899 females in Salkhua Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 947 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 899 ) of Salkhua Block.
According to Census 2011, there were 29,124 children between age 0 to 6 years in Salkhua Block. Out of which 29,124 were male while 29,124 were female.
As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Salkhua Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Salkhua Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 29,124.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||29,124||0||29,124|
In Salkhua Block out of total population, 48,267 were engaged in work activities. 56.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 48,267 workers engaged in Main Work, 9,970 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14,470 were Agricultural labourer.