Gram Salkia Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Gram Salkia is a large village located in Burwan Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 715 families residing. The Gram Salkia village has population of 3087 of which 1581 are males while 1506 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gram Salkia village population of children with age 0-6 is 401 which makes up 12.99 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gram Salkia village is 953 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Gram Salkia as per census is 1099, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Gram Salkia village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Gram Salkia village was 71.22 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Gram Salkia Male literacy stands at 76.62 % while female literacy rate was 65.43 %.

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

Gram Salkia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 715 - -
Population 3,087 1,581 1,506
Child (0-6) 401 191 210
Schedule Caste 267 128 139
Schedule Tribe 1 0 1
Literacy 71.22 % 76.62 % 65.43 %
Total Workers 954 903 51
Main Worker 773 - -
Marginal Worker 181 169 12

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.65 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.03 % of total population in Gram Salkia village.

Work Profile

In Gram Salkia village out of total population, 954 were engaged in work activities. 81.03 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.97 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 954 workers engaged in Main Work, 159 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 250 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