Alankar Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Alankar is a medium size village located in Sagardighi Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 164 families residing. The Alankar village has population of 692 of which 355 are males while 337 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Alankar village population of children with age 0-6 is 72 which makes up 10.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Alankar village is 949 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Alankar as per census is 756, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Alankar village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Alankar village was 62.26 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Alankar Male literacy stands at 68.79 % while female literacy rate was 55.56 %.

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

Alankar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 164 - -
Population 692 355 337
Child (0-6) 72 41 31
Schedule Caste 319 169 150
Schedule Tribe 289 145 144
Literacy 62.26 % 68.79 % 55.56 %
Total Workers 360 208 152
Main Worker 163 - -
Marginal Worker 197 66 131

Caste Factor

In Alankar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.10 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 41.76 % of total population in Alankar village.

Work Profile

In Alankar village out of total population, 360 were engaged in work activities. 45.28 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 54.72 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 360 workers engaged in Main Work, 55 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 83 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