Dhalsa Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Dhalsa is a medium size village located in Sagardighi Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 340 families residing. The Dhalsa village has population of 1544 of which 776 are males while 768 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dhalsa village population of children with age 0-6 is 199 which makes up 12.89 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhalsa village is 990 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhalsa as per census is 1211, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Dhalsa village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhalsa village was 72.86 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dhalsa Male literacy stands at 76.53 % while female literacy rate was 69.04 %.

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

Dhalsa Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 340 - -
Population 1,544 776 768
Child (0-6) 199 90 109
Schedule Caste 325 168 157
Schedule Tribe 142 63 79
Literacy 72.86 % 76.53 % 69.04 %
Total Workers 779 481 298
Main Worker 225 - -
Marginal Worker 554 292 262

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.05 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 9.20 % of total population in Dhalsa village.

Work Profile

In Dhalsa village out of total population, 779 were engaged in work activities. 28.88 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 71.12 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 779 workers engaged in Main Work, 33 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 132 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