Sungai Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Sungai is a medium size village located in Berhampore Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 373 families residing. The Sungai village has population of 1759 of which 882 are males while 877 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sungai village population of children with age 0-6 is 280 which makes up 15.92 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sungai village is 994 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Sungai as per census is 918, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Sungai village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Sungai village was 50.78 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Sungai Male literacy stands at 59.24 % while female literacy rate was 42.40 %.

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

Sungai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 373 - -
Population 1,759 882 877
Child (0-6) 280 146 134
Schedule Caste 1,718 863 855
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 50.78 % 59.24 % 42.40 %
Total Workers 772 512 260
Main Worker 761 - -
Marginal Worker 11 9 2

Caste Factor

In Sungai village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 97.67 % of total population in Sungai village. The village Sungai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Sungai village out of total population, 772 were engaged in work activities. 98.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 772 workers engaged in Main Work, 31 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 655 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