Chauki Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Chauki is a large village located in Farakka Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 791 families residing. The Chauki village has population of 3576 of which 1862 are males while 1714 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chauki village population of children with age 0-6 is 464 which makes up 12.98 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chauki village is 921 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Chauki as per census is 1119, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Chauki village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Chauki village was 79.34 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Chauki Male literacy stands at 84.36 % while female literacy rate was 73.72 %.

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

Chauki Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 791 - -
Population 3,576 1,862 1,714
Child (0-6) 464 219 245
Schedule Caste 358 189 169
Schedule Tribe 9 5 4
Literacy 79.34 % 84.36 % 73.72 %
Total Workers 1,134 908 226
Main Worker 845 - -
Marginal Worker 289 163 126

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.01 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.25 % of total population in Chauki village.

Work Profile

In Chauki village out of total population, 1134 were engaged in work activities. 74.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1134 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 19 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