Ghasiara Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Ghasiara is a medium size village located in Burwan Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 228 families residing. The Ghasiara village has population of 927 of which 470 are males while 457 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ghasiara village population of children with age 0-6 is 93 which makes up 10.03 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ghasiara village is 972 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Ghasiara as per census is 979, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Ghasiara village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Ghasiara village was 64.87 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Ghasiara Male literacy stands at 72.34 % while female literacy rate was 57.18 %.

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

Ghasiara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 228 - -
Population 927 470 457
Child (0-6) 93 47 46
Schedule Caste 368 197 171
Schedule Tribe 1 0 1
Literacy 64.87 % 72.34 % 57.18 %
Total Workers 310 274 36
Main Worker 223 - -
Marginal Worker 87 63 24

Caste Factor

In Ghasiara village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.70 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.11 % of total population in Ghasiara village.

Work Profile

In Ghasiara village out of total population, 310 were engaged in work activities. 71.94 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.06 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 310 workers engaged in Main Work, 84 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 98 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