Khekul Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Khekul is a large village located in Nabagram Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 862 families residing. The Khekul village has population of 3639 of which 1891 are males while 1748 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Khekul village population of children with age 0-6 is 453 which makes up 12.45 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Khekul village is 924 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Khekul as per census is 1004, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Khekul village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Khekul village was 71.25 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Khekul Male literacy stands at 77.36 % while female literacy rate was 64.56 %.

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

Khekul Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 862 - -
Population 3,639 1,891 1,748
Child (0-6) 453 226 227
Schedule Caste 680 346 334
Schedule Tribe 175 80 95
Literacy 71.25 % 77.36 % 64.56 %
Total Workers 1,207 1,040 167
Main Worker 933 - -
Marginal Worker 274 181 93

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.69 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.81 % of total population in Khekul village.

Work Profile

In Khekul village out of total population, 1207 were engaged in work activities. 77.30 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.70 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1207 workers engaged in Main Work, 494 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 281 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