Dankuni is a Municipality city in district of Hugli, West Bengal. The Dankuni city is divided into 19 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dankuni Municipality has population of 94,936 of which 49,105 are males while 45,831 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 9887 which is 10.41 % of total population of Dankuni (M). In Dankuni Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 933 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dankuni is around 967 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Dankuni city is 84.13 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Dankuni, Male literacy is around 87.21 % while female literacy rate is 80.82 %.
Dankuni Municipality has total administration over 22,544 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.
Dankuni Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.23 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.22 % of total population in Dankuni (M).
Dankuni Work Profile
Out of total population, 35,666 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 29,131 were males while 6,535 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 35666 working population, 85.30 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.70 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dankuni 2021 Population
The next census for Dankuni Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.