Saikheda is a village situated in Sonpeth taluka of Parbhani district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 259 families residing in the village Saikheda. The total population of Saikheda is 1,269 out of which 678 are males and 591 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Saikheda is 872.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Saikheda village is 158 which is 12% of the total population. There are 95 male children and 63 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Saikheda is 663 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (872) of Saikheda village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Saikheda is 75.7%. Thus Saikheda village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.1% of Parbhani district. The male literacy rate is 82.16% and the female literacy rate is 68.56% in Saikheda village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Saikheda village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Saikheda village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Saikheda village.
In Saikheda village out of total population, 514 were engaged in work activities. 81.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 514 workers engaged in Main Work, 232 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 94 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Saikheda village in Sonpeth.