Jalukhan Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Jalukhan is a medium size village located in Nabagram Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 277 families residing. The Jalukhan village has population of 1230 of which 630 are males while 600 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jalukhan village population of children with age 0-6 is 165 which makes up 13.41 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jalukhan village is 952 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Jalukhan as per census is 1063, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Jalukhan village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Jalukhan village was 68.83 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Jalukhan Male literacy stands at 77.64 % while female literacy rate was 59.42 %.

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

Jalukhan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 277 - -
Population 1,230 630 600
Child (0-6) 165 80 85
Schedule Caste 580 304 276
Schedule Tribe 409 207 202
Literacy 68.83 % 77.64 % 59.42 %
Total Workers 498 367 131
Main Worker 489 - -
Marginal Worker 9 4 5

Caste Factor

In Jalukhan village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.15 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 33.25 % of total population in Jalukhan village.

Work Profile

In Jalukhan village out of total population, 498 were engaged in work activities. 98.19 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.81 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 498 workers engaged in Main Work, 71 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 362 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