Sundarban Population - Maldah, West Bengal

Sundarban is a medium size village located in Habibpur Block of Maldah district, West Bengal with total 99 families residing. The Sundarban village has population of 471 of which 249 are males while 222 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sundarban village population of children with age 0-6 is 82 which makes up 17.41 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sundarban village is 892 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Sundarban as per census is 673, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Sundarban village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Sundarban village was 25.71 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Sundarban Male literacy stands at 37.00 % while female literacy rate was 13.76 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sundarban 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 Sundarban village.

Sundarban Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 99 - -
Population 471 249 222
Child (0-6) 82 49 33
Schedule Caste 28 15 13
Schedule Tribe 399 208 191
Literacy 25.71 % 37.00 % 13.76 %
Total Workers 287 151 136
Main Worker 99 - -
Marginal Worker 188 56 132

Caste Factor

In Sundarban village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 84.71 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 5.94 % of total population in Sundarban village.

Work Profile

In Sundarban village out of total population, 287 were engaged in work activities. 34.49 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 65.51 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 287 workers engaged in Main Work, 93 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6 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