Goai Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Goai is a medium size village located in Khargram Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 294 families residing. The Goai village has population of 1293 of which 671 are males while 622 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Goai village population of children with age 0-6 is 153 which makes up 11.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Goai village is 927 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Goai as per census is 1125, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Goai village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Goai village was 56.93 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Goai Male literacy stands at 62.44 % while female literacy rate was 50.83 %.

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

Goai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 294 - -
Population 1,293 671 622
Child (0-6) 153 72 81
Schedule Caste 399 205 194
Schedule Tribe 7 1 6
Literacy 56.93 % 62.44 % 50.83 %
Total Workers 385 372 13
Main Worker 380 - -
Marginal Worker 5 3 2

Caste Factor

Goai village of Murshidabad has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.86 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.54 % of total population in Goai village.

Work Profile

In Goai village out of total population, 385 were engaged in work activities. 98.70 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.30 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 385 workers engaged in Main Work, 280 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 97 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