Matai Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Matai is a medium size village located in Khargram Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 164 families residing. The Matai village has population of 616 of which 304 are males while 312 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Matai village population of children with age 0-6 is 64 which makes up 10.39 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Matai village is 1026 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Matai as per census is 1133, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Matai village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Matai village was 82.79 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Matai Male literacy stands at 87.23 % while female literacy rate was 78.42 %.

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

Matai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 164 - -
Population 616 304 312
Child (0-6) 64 30 34
Schedule Caste 278 126 152
Schedule Tribe 1 1 0
Literacy 82.79 % 87.23 % 78.42 %
Total Workers 340 211 129
Main Worker 284 - -
Marginal Worker 56 13 43

Caste Factor

In Matai village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.13 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.16 % of total population in Matai village.

Work Profile

In Matai village out of total population, 340 were engaged in work activities. 83.53 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.47 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 340 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 169 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