Ruha Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Ruha is a medium size village located in Bharatpur - I Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 422 families residing. The Ruha village has population of 1805 of which 926 are males while 879 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ruha village population of children with age 0-6 is 208 which makes up 11.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ruha village is 949 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Ruha as per census is 1286, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Ruha village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Ruha village was 61.49 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Ruha Male literacy stands at 70.06 % while female literacy rate was 52.10 %.

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

Ruha Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 422 - -
Population 1,805 926 879
Child (0-6) 208 91 117
Schedule Caste 565 271 294
Schedule Tribe 6 5 1
Literacy 61.49 % 70.06 % 52.10 %
Total Workers 617 594 23
Main Worker 520 - -
Marginal Worker 97 89 8

Caste Factor

Ruha village of Murshidabad has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.30 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.33 % of total population in Ruha village.

Work Profile

In Ruha village out of total population, 617 were engaged in work activities. 84.28 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.72 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 617 workers engaged in Main Work, 218 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 177 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