Dasturhat Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Dasturhat is a large village located in Sagardighi Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 2381 families residing. The Dasturhat village has population of 9959 of which 5052 are males while 4907 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dasturhat village population of children with age 0-6 is 1459 which makes up 14.65 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dasturhat village is 971 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dasturhat as per census is 999, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Dasturhat village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dasturhat village was 57.65 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dasturhat Male literacy stands at 59.67 % while female literacy rate was 55.55 %.

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

Dasturhat Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,381 - -
Population 9,959 5,052 4,907
Child (0-6) 1,459 730 729
Schedule Caste 1,562 776 786
Schedule Tribe 1 1 0
Literacy 57.65 % 59.67 % 55.55 %
Total Workers 3,055 2,692 363
Main Worker 2,480 - -
Marginal Worker 575 433 142

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.68 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.01 % of total population in Dasturhat village.

Work Profile

In Dasturhat village out of total population, 3055 were engaged in work activities. 81.18 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.82 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3055 workers engaged in Main Work, 279 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1300 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