Mahisar Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Mahisar is a large village located in Khargram Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 1000 families residing. The Mahisar village has population of 4325 of which 2187 are males while 2138 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mahisar village population of children with age 0-6 is 633 which makes up 14.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mahisar village is 978 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Mahisar as per census is 1042, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Mahisar village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Mahisar village was 61.46 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Mahisar Male literacy stands at 66.70 % while female literacy rate was 56.03 %.

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

Mahisar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,000 - -
Population 4,325 2,187 2,138
Child (0-6) 633 310 323
Schedule Caste 861 441 420
Schedule Tribe 21 12 9
Literacy 61.46 % 66.70 % 56.03 %
Total Workers 1,320 1,224 96
Main Worker 1,180 - -
Marginal Worker 140 110 30

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.91 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.49 % of total population in Mahisar village.

Work Profile

In Mahisar village out of total population, 1320 were engaged in work activities. 89.39 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.61 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1320 workers engaged in Main Work, 110 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 839 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