Pukhuria Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Pukhuria is a large village located in Bhagawangola - II Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 1349 families residing. The Pukhuria village has population of 5904 of which 2954 are males while 2950 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pukhuria village population of children with age 0-6 is 976 which makes up 16.53 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pukhuria village is 999 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Pukhuria as per census is 1029, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Pukhuria village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Pukhuria village was 60.78 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Pukhuria Male literacy stands at 59.04 % while female literacy rate was 62.53 %.

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

Pukhuria Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,349 - -
Population 5,904 2,954 2,950
Child (0-6) 976 481 495
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 60.78 % 59.04 % 62.53 %
Total Workers 1,722 1,595 127
Main Worker 1,267 - -
Marginal Worker 455 393 62

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Pukhuria village of Murshidabad district.

Work Profile

In Pukhuria village out of total population, 1722 were engaged in work activities. 73.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1722 workers engaged in Main Work, 164 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 955 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