Mahisakura Population - Birbhum, West Bengal

Mahisakura is a medium size village located in Mayureswar - I Block of Birbhum district, West Bengal with total 82 families residing. The Mahisakura village has population of 385 of which 206 are males while 179 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mahisakura village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 13.51 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mahisakura village is 869 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Mahisakura as per census is 733, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Mahisakura village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Mahisakura village was 69.07 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Mahisakura Male literacy stands at 79.55 % while female literacy rate was 57.32 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mahisakura village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Mahisakura village.

Mahisakura Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 82 - -
Population 385 206 179
Child (0-6) 52 30 22
Schedule Caste 325 174 151
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 69.07 % 79.55 % 57.32 %
Total Workers 139 120 19
Main Worker 87 - -
Marginal Worker 52 37 15

Caste Factor

In Mahisakura village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 84.42 % of total population in Mahisakura village. The village Mahisakura currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Mahisakura village out of total population, 139 were engaged in work activities. 62.59 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.41 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 139 workers engaged in Main Work, 9 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 74 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149