Chengta Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Chengta is a medium size village located in Bhagawangola - I Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 182 families residing. The Chengta village has population of 798 of which 393 are males while 405 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chengta village population of children with age 0-6 is 114 which makes up 14.29 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chengta village is 1031 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Chengta as per census is 1192, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Chengta village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Chengta village was 61.26 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Chengta Male literacy stands at 57.48 % while female literacy rate was 65.01 %.

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

Chengta Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 182 - -
Population 798 393 405
Child (0-6) 114 52 62
Schedule Caste 155 71 84
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 61.26 % 57.48 % 65.01 %
Total Workers 230 225 5
Main Worker 143 - -
Marginal Worker 87 83 4

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.42 % of total population in Chengta village. The village Chengta currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chengta village out of total population, 230 were engaged in work activities. 62.17 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.83 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 230 workers engaged in Main Work, 13 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 61 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