Chhayghari Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Chhayghari is a large village located in Berhampore Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 3143 families residing. The Chhayghari village has population of 12388 of which 6252 are males while 6136 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chhayghari village population of children with age 0-6 is 1580 which makes up 12.75 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chhayghari village is 981 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Chhayghari as per census is 1079, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Chhayghari village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Chhayghari village was 70.01 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Chhayghari Male literacy stands at 70.05 % while female literacy rate was 69.98 %.

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

Chhayghari Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 3,143 - -
Population 12,388 6,252 6,136
Child (0-6) 1,580 760 820
Schedule Caste 343 181 162
Schedule Tribe 2 1 1
Literacy 70.01 % 70.05 % 69.98 %
Total Workers 4,741 3,816 925
Main Worker 3,130 - -
Marginal Worker 1,611 962 649

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.77 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.02 % of total population in Chhayghari village.

Work Profile

In Chhayghari village out of total population, 4741 were engaged in work activities. 66.02 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.98 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4741 workers engaged in Main Work, 847 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1448 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