Telua Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Telua is a large village located in Arambag Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 639 families residing. The Telua village has population of 2702 of which 1393 are males while 1309 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Telua village population of children with age 0-6 is 297 which makes up 10.99 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Telua village is 940 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Telua as per census is 1121, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Telua village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Telua village was 77.34 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Telua Male literacy stands at 84.12 % while female literacy rate was 69.97 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Telua village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Telua Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 639 - -
Population 2,702 1,393 1,309
Child (0-6) 297 140 157
Schedule Caste 1,550 801 749
Schedule Tribe 3 1 2
Literacy 77.34 % 84.12 % 69.97 %
Total Workers 960 882 78
Main Worker 865 66,057 0
Marginal Worker 95 69 26

Caste Factor

In Telua village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 57.36 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.11 % of total population in Telua village.

Work Profile

In Telua village out of total population, 960 were engaged in work activities. 90.10 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.90 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 960 workers engaged in Main Work, 138 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 363 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