Sahora Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Sahora is a large village located in Burwan Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 545 families residing. The Sahora village has population of 2231 of which 1127 are males while 1104 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sahora village population of children with age 0-6 is 237 which makes up 10.62 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sahora village is 980 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Sahora as per census is 1061, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Sahora village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Sahora village was 64.04 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Sahora Male literacy stands at 73.12 % while female literacy rate was 54.68 %.

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

Sahora Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 545 - -
Population 2,231 1,127 1,104
Child (0-6) 237 115 122
Schedule Caste 1,471 736 735
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 64.04 % 73.12 % 54.68 %
Total Workers 705 659 46
Main Worker 527 - -
Marginal Worker 178 158 20

Caste Factor

In Sahora village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 65.93 % of total population in Sahora village. The village Sahora currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Sahora village out of total population, 705 were engaged in work activities. 74.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 705 workers engaged in Main Work, 164 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 282 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