Sikrara is a Block positioned in Jaunpur district in Uttar Pradesh. Positioned in rural part of Uttar Pradesh, it is one among the 21 blocks of Jaunpur district. As per the government records, the block number of Sikrara is 740. The block has 179 villages and there are total 25867 homes in this Block.
Sikrara's population is 183024. Out of this, 91415 are males while the females count 91609 here. This block has 27134 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 14221 are boys and 12913 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sikrara block is 62%. 113555 out of total 183024 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 72% as 66252 males out of total 91415 are educated whereas female literacy ratio is 51% as 47303 out of total 91609 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Sikrara block is 37%. Here 69469 out of total 183024 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 27% as 25163 males out of total 91415 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 44306 out of total 91609 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Sikrara block is 63229 yet 119795 are un-employed. And out of 63229 occupied individual 17530 individuals are completely dependent on agriculture.