Salar is a Census Town city in district of Murshidabad, West Bengal. The Salar Census Town has population of 22,894 of which 11,651 are males while 11,243 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3095 which is 13.52 % of total population of Salar (CT). In Salar Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 965 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Salar is around 905 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Salar city is 69.10 % lower than state average of 76.26 %. In Salar, Male literacy is around 73.75 % while female literacy rate is 64.33 %.
Salar Census Town has total administration over 4,800 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.
Salar Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.13 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.03 % of total population in Salar (CT).
Salar Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,211 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,442 were males while 1,769 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8211 working population, 76.95 % were engaged in Main Work while 23.05 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Salar 2020 Population
The next census for Salar Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.