Basikalan is a village positioned in Shahpur Block of Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh. Situated in rural area of Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh, it is one of the 51 villages of Shahpur Block of Muzaffarnagar district. According to the administration register, the village code of Basikalan is 111146. The village has 743 houses.
Basikalan's population is 5478. Out of this, 2904 are males while the females count 2574 here. This village has 1070 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 580 are boys and 490 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Basikalan village is 38%. 2084 out of total 5478 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 47% as 1376 males out of total 2904 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 27% as 708 out of total 2574 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Basikalan village is shockingly high -- 61%. Here 3394 out of total 5478 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 52% as 1528 males out of total 2904 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 72% and 1866 out of total 2574 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed individual of Basikalan village is 1506 yet 3972 are non-working. And out of 1506 employed person 72 persons are fully reliant on farming.