Simulgachhi Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Simulgachhi is a medium size village located in Bharatpur - I Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 191 families residing. The Simulgachhi village has population of 763 of which 387 are males while 376 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Simulgachhi village population of children with age 0-6 is 97 which makes up 12.71 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Simulgachhi village is 972 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Simulgachhi as per census is 1156, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Simulgachhi village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Simulgachhi village was 55.71 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Simulgachhi Male literacy stands at 59.36 % while female literacy rate was 51.85 %.

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

Simulgachhi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 191 - -
Population 763 387 376
Child (0-6) 97 45 52
Schedule Caste 576 292 284
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 55.71 % 59.36 % 51.85 %
Total Workers 354 245 109
Main Worker 280 - -
Marginal Worker 74 27 47

Caste Factor

In Simulgachhi village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 75.49 % of total population in Simulgachhi village. The village Simulgachhi currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Simulgachhi village out of total population, 354 were engaged in work activities. 79.10 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.90 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 354 workers engaged in Main Work, 49 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 205 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