Surkhali Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Surkhali is a large village located in Khargram Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 801 families residing. The Surkhali village has population of 3627 of which 1844 are males while 1783 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Surkhali village population of children with age 0-6 is 638 which makes up 17.59 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Surkhali village is 967 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Surkhali as per census is 1000, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Surkhali village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Surkhali village was 48.11 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Surkhali Male literacy stands at 54.89 % while female literacy rate was 41.05 %.

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

Surkhali Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 801 - -
Population 3,627 1,844 1,783
Child (0-6) 638 319 319
Schedule Caste 97 53 44
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 48.11 % 54.89 % 41.05 %
Total Workers 1,049 895 154
Main Worker 375 - -
Marginal Worker 674 533 141

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.67 % of total population in Surkhali village. The village Surkhali currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Surkhali village out of total population, 1049 were engaged in work activities. 35.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1049 workers engaged in Main Work, 179 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 181 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