Ukhra is a Census Town city in district of Barddhaman, West Bengal. The Ukhra Census Town has population of 24,104 of which 12,500 are males while 11,604 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2489 which is 10.33 % of total population of Ukhra (CT). In Ukhra Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 928 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Ukhra is around 941 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Ukhra city is 81.38 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Ukhra, Male literacy is around 87.81 % while female literacy rate is 74.44 %.
Ukhra Census Town has total administration over 5,222 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Ukhra Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.46 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.36 % of total population in Ukhra (CT).
Ukhra Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,362 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,953 were males while 1,409 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8362 working population, 74.22 % were engaged in Main Work while 25.78 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.