Katherpara Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Katherpara is a medium size village located in Sagardighi Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 239 families residing. The Katherpara village has population of 928 of which 465 are males while 463 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Katherpara village population of children with age 0-6 is 130 which makes up 14.01 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Katherpara village is 996 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Katherpara as per census is 1321, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Katherpara village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Katherpara village was 56.27 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Katherpara Male literacy stands at 65.28 % while female literacy rate was 46.79 %.

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

Katherpara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 239 - -
Population 928 465 463
Child (0-6) 130 56 74
Schedule Caste 259 128 131
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 56.27 % 65.28 % 46.79 %
Total Workers 400 286 114
Main Worker 351 - -
Marginal Worker 49 20 29

Caste Factor

Katherpara village of Murshidabad has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.91 % of total population in Katherpara village. The village Katherpara currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Katherpara village out of total population, 400 were engaged in work activities. 87.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 400 workers engaged in Main Work, 51 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 158 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