Dakra is a Census Town city in district of Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal. The Dakra Census Town has population of 5,268 of which 2,643 are males while 2,625 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 407 which is 7.73 % of total population of Dakra (CT). In Dakra Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 993 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dakra is around 1109 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Dakra city is 86.90 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Dakra, Male literacy is around 90.45 % while female literacy rate is 83.28 %.
Dakra Census Town has total administration over 1,339 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.
Dakra Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.15 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.87 % of total population in Dakra (CT).
Dakra Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,047 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,577 were males while 470 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2047 working population, 91.99 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.01 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dakra 2021 Population
The next census for Dakra Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.