Ekgharia is a medium size village located in Burwan Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 446 families residing. The Ekgharia village has population of 1900 of which 996 are males while 904 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Ekgharia village population of children with age 0-6 is 235 which makes up 12.37 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ekgharia village is 908 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Ekgharia as per census is 865, lower than West Bengal average of 956.
Ekgharia village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Ekgharia village was 69.07 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Ekgharia Male literacy stands at 74.25 % while female literacy rate was 63.40 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Ekgharia 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 Ekgharia village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.00 % of total population in Ekgharia village.
The village Ekgharia currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Ekgharia village out of total population, 608 were engaged in work activities. 62.66 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.34 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 608 workers engaged in Main Work, 85 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 107 were Agricultural labourer.