Kandra Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Kandra is a medium size village located in Khargram Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 319 families residing. The Kandra village has population of 1258 of which 644 are males while 614 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kandra village population of children with age 0-6 is 166 which makes up 13.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kandra village is 953 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Kandra as per census is 908, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Kandra village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Kandra village was 64.29 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Kandra Male literacy stands at 74.87 % while female literacy rate was 53.27 %.

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

Kandra Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 319 - -
Population 1,258 644 614
Child (0-6) 166 87 79
Schedule Caste 953 483 470
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 64.29 % 74.87 % 53.27 %
Total Workers 383 369 14
Main Worker 374 - -
Marginal Worker 9 3 6

Caste Factor

In Kandra village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 75.76 % of total population in Kandra village. The village Kandra currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kandra village out of total population, 383 were engaged in work activities. 97.65 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.35 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 383 workers engaged in Main Work, 35 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 308 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