Sekandara is a large village located in Raghunathganj - II Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 4099 families residing. The Sekandara village has population of 21668 of which 10874 are males while 10794 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Sekandara village population of children with age 0-6 is 3584 which makes up 16.54 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sekandara village is 993 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Sekandara as per census is 1010, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Sekandara village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Sekandara village was 60.72 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Sekandara Male literacy stands at 65.56 % while female literacy rate was 55.83 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sekandara 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 Sekandara village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.44 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.05 % of total population in Sekandara village.
In Sekandara village out of total population, 10206 were engaged in work activities. 85.46 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.54 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 10206 workers engaged in Main Work, 249 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 265 were Agricultural labourer.