Gafulia Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Gafulia is a medium size village located in Burwan Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 179 families residing. The Gafulia village has population of 782 of which 422 are males while 360 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gafulia village population of children with age 0-6 is 85 which makes up 10.87 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gafulia village is 853 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Gafulia as per census is 889, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Gafulia village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Gafulia village was 78.77 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Gafulia Male literacy stands at 85.94 % while female literacy rate was 70.31 %.

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

Gafulia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 179 - -
Population 782 422 360
Child (0-6) 85 45 40
Schedule Caste 294 154 140
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 78.77 % 85.94 % 70.31 %
Total Workers 347 290 57
Main Worker 282 - -
Marginal Worker 65 16 49

Caste Factor

In Gafulia village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.60 % of total population in Gafulia village. The village Gafulia currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Gafulia village out of total population, 347 were engaged in work activities. 81.27 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.73 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 347 workers engaged in Main Work, 168 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 78 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