Shelgaon Maratha is a village situated in Sonpeth taluka of Parbhani district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 670 families residing in the village Shelgaon Maratha. The total population of Shelgaon Maratha is 3,282 out of which 1,676 are males and 1,606 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shelgaon Maratha is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shelgaon Maratha village is 466 which is 14% of the total population. There are 255 male children and 211 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shelgaon Maratha is 827 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (958) of Shelgaon Maratha village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shelgaon Maratha is 62.5%. Thus Shelgaon Maratha village has lower literacy rate compared to 63.1% of Parbhani district. The male literacy rate is 71.5% and the female literacy rate is 53.33% in Shelgaon Maratha village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shelgaon Maratha 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 Shelgaon Maratha village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.2% of total population in Shelgaon Maratha village.
In Shelgaon Maratha village out of total population, 1,496 were engaged in work activities. 97.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,496 workers engaged in Main Work, 367 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 909 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shelgaon Maratha village in Sonpeth.