Bichkandi Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Bichkandi is a medium size village located in Burwan Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 424 families residing. The Bichkandi village has population of 1771 of which 924 are males while 847 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Bichkandi village population of children with age 0-6 is 203 which makes up 11.46 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bichkandi village is 917 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Bichkandi as per census is 862, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Bichkandi village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Bichkandi village was 66.14 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Bichkandi Male literacy stands at 71.17 % while female literacy rate was 60.69 %.

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

Bichkandi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 424 - -
Population 1,771 924 847
Child (0-6) 203 109 94
Schedule Caste 285 139 146
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 66.14 % 71.17 % 60.69 %
Total Workers 599 582 17
Main Worker 288 - -
Marginal Worker 311 304 7

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.09 % of total population in Bichkandi village. The village Bichkandi currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Bichkandi village out of total population, 599 were engaged in work activities. 48.08 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.92 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 599 workers engaged in Main Work, 138 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 94 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