Chandanagar Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Chandanagar is a medium size village located in Kandi Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 427 families residing. The Chandanagar village has population of 1745 of which 949 are males while 796 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chandanagar village population of children with age 0-6 is 253 which makes up 14.50 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chandanagar village is 839 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Chandanagar as per census is 757, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Chandanagar village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Chandanagar village was 65.21 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Chandanagar Male literacy stands at 72.30 % while female literacy rate was 56.91 %.

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

Chandanagar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 427 - -
Population 1,745 949 796
Child (0-6) 253 144 109
Schedule Caste 321 177 144
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 65.21 % 72.30 % 56.91 %
Total Workers 560 496 64
Main Worker 472 - -
Marginal Worker 88 82 6

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.40 % of total population in Chandanagar village. The village Chandanagar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chandanagar village out of total population, 560 were engaged in work activities. 84.29 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.71 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 560 workers engaged in Main Work, 267 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 120 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