Sarukhetri is a Block located in Barpeta district in Assam. Positioned in rural area of Assam, it is one of the 12 blocks of Barpeta district. According to the government register, the block number of Sarukhetri is 37. The block has 65 villages and there are total 17774 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sarukhetri's population is 87259. Out of this, 44782 are males while the females count 42477 here. This block has 13228 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 6666 are boys and 6562 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sarukhetri block is 59%. 51579 out of total 87259 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 64% as 28973 males out of total 44782 are educated however female literacy rate is 53% as 22606 out of total 42477 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Sarukhetri block is 40%. Here 35680 out of total 87259 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 35% as 15809 males out of total 44782 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 19871 out of total 42477 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Sarukhetri block is 26541 while 60718 are un-employed. And out of 26541 occupied individual 8788 persons are completely dependent on agriculture.