Paitkaldanga Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Paitkaldanga is a large village located in Sagardighi Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 567 families residing. The Paitkaldanga village has population of 2364 of which 1199 are males while 1165 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Paitkaldanga village population of children with age 0-6 is 327 which makes up 13.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Paitkaldanga village is 972 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Paitkaldanga as per census is 958, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Paitkaldanga village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Paitkaldanga village was 73.39 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Paitkaldanga Male literacy stands at 74.42 % while female literacy rate was 72.34 %.

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

Paitkaldanga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 567 - -
Population 2,364 1,199 1,165
Child (0-6) 327 167 160
Schedule Caste 147 79 68
Schedule Tribe 224 120 104
Literacy 73.39 % 74.42 % 72.34 %
Total Workers 737 637 100
Main Worker 704 - -
Marginal Worker 33 14 19

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 9.48 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.22 % of total population in Paitkaldanga village.

Work Profile

In Paitkaldanga village out of total population, 737 were engaged in work activities. 95.52 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.48 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 737 workers engaged in Main Work, 183 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 347 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