Pilkhana Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Pilkhana is a large village located in Beldanga - II Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 1098 families residing. The Pilkhana village has population of 5293 of which 2735 are males while 2558 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pilkhana village population of children with age 0-6 is 884 which makes up 16.70 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pilkhana village is 935 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Pilkhana as per census is 991, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Pilkhana village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Pilkhana village was 64.14 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Pilkhana Male literacy stands at 66.04 % while female literacy rate was 62.09 %.

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

Pilkhana Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,098 - -
Population 5,293 2,735 2,558
Child (0-6) 884 444 440
Schedule Caste 76 39 37
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 64.14 % 66.04 % 62.09 %
Total Workers 1,668 1,448 220
Main Worker 1,178 - -
Marginal Worker 490 370 120

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.44 % of total population in Pilkhana village. The village Pilkhana currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Pilkhana village out of total population, 1668 were engaged in work activities. 70.62 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.38 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1668 workers engaged in Main Work, 324 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 462 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