Sankheda is a village situated in Sankheda taluka of Vadodara district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,457 families residing in the village Sankheda. The total population of Sankheda is 10,837 out of which 5,647 are males and 5,190 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sankheda is 919.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sankheda village is 1306 which is 12% of the total population. There are 694 male children and 612 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sankheda is 882 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (919) of Sankheda village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sankheda is 80%. Thus Sankheda village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.5% of Vadodara district. The male literacy rate is 84.31% and the female literacy rate is 75.43% in Sankheda village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Sankheda village is . As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sankheda 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 Sankheda village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 19% of total population in Sankheda village.
In Sankheda village out of total population, 3,953 were engaged in work activities. 84.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,953 workers engaged in Main Work, 226 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 775 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sankheda village in Sankheda.