Farakka Barrage Township is a Census Town city in district of Murshidabad, West Bengal. The Farakka Barrage Township Census Town has population of 20,126 of which 10,430 are males while 9,696 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1882 which is 9.35 % of total population of Farakka Barrage Township (CT). In Farakka Barrage Township Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 930 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Farakka Barrage Township is around 891 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Farakka Barrage Township city is 78.90 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Farakka Barrage Township, Male literacy is around 83.80 % while female literacy rate is 73.64 %.
Farakka Barrage Township Census Town has total administration over 4,786 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.
Farakka Barrage Township Caste Factor
Farakka Barrage Township (CT) of Murshidabad has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.81 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.36 % of total population in Farakka Barrage Township (CT).
Farakka Barrage Township Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,174 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,512 were males while 1,662 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7174 working population, 85.77 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.23 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Farakka Barrage Township 2021 Population
The next census for Farakka Barrage Township Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.