Shekhopur Sarai is a Block positioned in Sheikhpura district in Bihar. Situated in rural region of Bihar, it is one of the 6 blocks of Sheikhpura district. According to the administration register, the block code of Shekhopur Sarai is 361. The block has 30 villages and there are total 10944 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Shekhopur Sarai's population is 67481. Out of this, 35189 are males while the females count 32292 here. This block has 11851 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 6163 are boys and 5688 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Shekhopur Sarai block is 57%. 38970 out of total 67481 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 64% as 22651 males out of total 35189 are educated while female literacy rate is 50% as 16319 out of total 32292 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Shekhopur Sarai block is 42%. Here 28511 out of total 67481 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 35% as 12538 males out of total 35189 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 49% and 15973 out of total 32292 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Shekhopur Sarai block is 25009 whereas 42472 are non-working. And out of 25009 employed person 4254 individuals are totally reliant on farming.