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Damalia Population - Barddhaman, West Bengal

Damalia is a medium size village located in Raniganj Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 218 families residing. The Damalia village has population of 1118 of which 581 are males while 537 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Damalia village population of children with age 0-6 is 124 which makes up 11.09 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Damalia village is 924 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Damalia as per census is 797, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Damalia village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Damalia village was 73.54 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Damalia Male literacy stands at 85.94 % while female literacy rate was 60.37 %.

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

Damalia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 218 - -
Population 1,118 581 537
Child (0-6) 124 69 55
Schedule Caste 703 355 348
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.54 % 85.94 % 60.37 %
Total Workers 416 333 83
Main Worker 175 - -
Marginal Worker 241 196 45

Caste Factor

In Damalia village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 62.88 % of total population in Damalia village. The village Damalia currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Damalia village out of total population, 416 were engaged in work activities. 42.07 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57.93 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 416 workers engaged in Main Work, 10 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11 were Agricultural labourer.