Salu Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Salu is a large village located in Bharatpur - II Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 623 families residing. The Salu village has population of 2670 of which 1378 are males while 1292 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salu village population of children with age 0-6 is 340 which makes up 12.73 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salu village is 938 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Salu as per census is 799, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Salu village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Salu village was 64.21 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Salu Male literacy stands at 68.29 % while female literacy rate was 59.95 %.

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

Salu Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 623 - -
Population 2,670 1,378 1,292
Child (0-6) 340 189 151
Schedule Caste 815 417 398
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 64.21 % 68.29 % 59.95 %
Total Workers 883 828 55
Main Worker 567 - -
Marginal Worker 316 280 36

Caste Factor

Salu village of Murshidabad has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.52 % of total population in Salu village. The village Salu currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Salu village out of total population, 883 were engaged in work activities. 64.21 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.79 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 883 workers engaged in Main Work, 138 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 292 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