Ranaghat is a Municipality city in district of Nadia, West Bengal. The Ranaghat city is divided into 19 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Ranaghat Municipality has population of 75,365 of which 37,948 are males while 37,417 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5022 which is 6.66 % of total population of Ranaghat (M). In Ranaghat Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 986 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Ranaghat is around 915 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Ranaghat city is 93.19 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Ranaghat, Male literacy is around 95.04 % while female literacy rate is 91.33 %.
Ranaghat Municipality has total administration over 17,863 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Ranaghat Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.06 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.57 % of total population in Ranaghat (M).
Ranaghat Work Profile
Out of total population, 26,687 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 22,520 were males while 4,167 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 26687 working population, 94.80 % were engaged in Main Work while 5.20 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Ranaghat 2021 Population
The next census for Ranaghat Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.