Choa Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Choa is a large village located in Hariharpara Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 4471 families residing. The Choa village has population of 17672 of which 8892 are males while 8780 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Choa village population of children with age 0-6 is 1955 which makes up 11.06 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Choa village is 987 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Choa as per census is 957, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Choa village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Choa village was 68.35 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Choa Male literacy stands at 69.34 % while female literacy rate was 67.34 %.

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

Choa Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 4,471 - -
Population 17,672 8,892 8,780
Child (0-6) 1,955 999 956
Schedule Caste 2,142 1,091 1,051
Schedule Tribe 183 93 90
Literacy 68.35 % 69.34 % 67.34 %
Total Workers 6,117 5,116 1,001
Main Worker 4,307 - -
Marginal Worker 1,810 1,256 554

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.12 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.04 % of total population in Choa village.

Work Profile

In Choa village out of total population, 6117 were engaged in work activities. 70.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 6117 workers engaged in Main Work, 763 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1972 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