Maheshwar Population - Koch Bihar, West Bengal

Maheshwar is a medium size village located in Dinhata - I Block of Koch Bihar district, West Bengal with total 311 families residing. The Maheshwar village has population of 1393 of which 745 are males while 648 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Maheshwar village population of children with age 0-6 is 193 which makes up 13.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Maheshwar village is 870 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Maheshwar as per census is 664, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Maheshwar village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Maheshwar village was 73.17 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Maheshwar Male literacy stands at 79.81 % while female literacy rate was 65.85 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Maheshwar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Maheshwar village.

Maheshwar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 311 - -
Population 1,393 745 648
Child (0-6) 193 116 77
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.17 % 79.81 % 65.85 %
Total Workers 766 439 327
Main Worker 402 - -
Marginal Worker 364 63 301

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Maheshwar village of Koch Bihar district.

Work Profile

In Maheshwar village out of total population, 766 were engaged in work activities. 52.48 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.52 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 766 workers engaged in Main Work, 293 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 90 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149