Dhanigram Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Dhanigram is a medium size village located in Khargram Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 424 families residing. The Dhanigram village has population of 1840 of which 909 are males while 931 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dhanigram village population of children with age 0-6 is 242 which makes up 13.15 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhanigram village is 1024 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhanigram as per census is 984, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Dhanigram village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhanigram village was 66.65 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dhanigram Male literacy stands at 75.73 % while female literacy rate was 57.83 %.

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

Dhanigram Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 424 - -
Population 1,840 909 931
Child (0-6) 242 122 120
Schedule Caste 466 234 232
Schedule Tribe 1 1 0
Literacy 66.65 % 75.73 % 57.83 %
Total Workers 909 571 338
Main Worker 550 - -
Marginal Worker 359 126 233

Caste Factor

Dhanigram village of Murshidabad has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.33 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.05 % of total population in Dhanigram village.

Work Profile

In Dhanigram village out of total population, 909 were engaged in work activities. 60.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 909 workers engaged in Main Work, 114 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 353 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