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Khoshnagar Population - Barddhaman, West Bengal

Khoshnagar is a medium size village located in Barabani Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 324 families residing. The Khoshnagar village has population of 1737 of which 914 are males while 823 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Khoshnagar village population of children with age 0-6 is 226 which makes up 13.01 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Khoshnagar village is 900 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Khoshnagar as per census is 932, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Khoshnagar village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Khoshnagar village was 73.06 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Khoshnagar Male literacy stands at 81.18 % while female literacy rate was 64.01 %.

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

Khoshnagar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 324 - -
Population 1,737 914 823
Child (0-6) 226 117 109
Schedule Caste 581 306 275
Schedule Tribe 273 131 142
Literacy 73.06 % 81.18 % 64.01 %
Total Workers 686 578 108
Main Worker 480 - -
Marginal Worker 206 119 87

Caste Factor

Khoshnagar village of Barddhaman has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.45 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.72 % of total population in Khoshnagar village.

Work Profile

In Khoshnagar village out of total population, 686 were engaged in work activities. 69.97 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.03 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 686 workers engaged in Main Work, 147 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 84 were Agricultural labourer.