Dhulian is a Municipality city in district of Murshidabad, West Bengal. The Dhulian city is divided into 19 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dhulian Municipality has population of 95,706 of which 47,635 are males while 48,071 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 17674 which is 18.47 % of total population of Dhulian (M). In Dhulian Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1009 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dhulian is around 998 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Dhulian city is 63.03 % lower than state average of 76.26 %. In Dhulian, Male literacy is around 69.15 % while female literacy rate is 56.98 %.
Dhulian Municipality has total administration over 16,545 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Dhulian Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.30 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.08 % of total population in Dhulian (M).
Dhulian Work Profile
Out of total population, 44,405 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 23,326 were males while 21,079 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 44405 working population, 88.36 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.64 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dhulian 2018 Population
The next census for Dhulian Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2018 are estimates only.