Shikaru is a village positioned in Puraula Block of Uttarkashi district in Uttarakhand. Positioned in rural area of Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand, it is one of the 78 villages of Puraula Block of Uttarkashi district. As per the administration register, the village number of Shikaru is 4840158. The village has 31 houses.
According to Census 2011, Shikaru's population is 196. Out of this, 107 are males while the females count 89 here. This village has 26 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 16 are boys and 10 are girls.
Literacy rate in Shikaru village is 63%. 124 out of total 196 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 68% as 73 males out of total 107 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 57% as 51 out of total 89 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Shikaru village is 36%. Here 72 out of total 196 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 31% as 34 males out of total 107 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 38 out of total 89 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied people of Shikaru village is 97 while 99 are non-working. And out of 97 occupied person 84 persons are totally dependent on agriculture.