Jigri Kulgachhi Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Jigri Kulgachhi is a large village located in Farakka Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 1003 families residing. The Jigri Kulgachhi village has population of 6004 of which 2989 are males while 3015 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jigri Kulgachhi village population of children with age 0-6 is 1357 which makes up 22.60 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jigri Kulgachhi village is 1009 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Jigri Kulgachhi as per census is 950, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Jigri Kulgachhi village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Jigri Kulgachhi village was 55.69 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Jigri Kulgachhi Male literacy stands at 61.93 % while female literacy rate was 49.62 %.

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

Jigri Kulgachhi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,003 - -
Population 6,004 2,989 3,015
Child (0-6) 1,357 696 661
Schedule Caste 11 4 7
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 55.69 % 61.93 % 49.62 %
Total Workers 2,735 1,304 1,431
Main Worker 2,318 - -
Marginal Worker 417 193 224

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.18 % of total population in Jigri Kulgachhi village. The village Jigri Kulgachhi currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Jigri Kulgachhi village out of total population, 2735 were engaged in work activities. 84.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2735 workers engaged in Main Work, 63 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 296 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