Kalikapur Population - Barddhaman, West Bengal

Kalikapur is a medium size village located in Faridpur Durgapur Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 236 families residing. The Kalikapur village has population of 1103 of which 582 are males while 521 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kalikapur village population of children with age 0-6 is 130 which makes up 11.79 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kalikapur village is 895 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Kalikapur as per census is 1031, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Kalikapur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Kalikapur village was 62.49 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Kalikapur Male literacy stands at 68.53 % while female literacy rate was 55.60 %.

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

Kalikapur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 236 - -
Population 1,103 582 521
Child (0-6) 130 64 66
Schedule Caste 574 305 269
Schedule Tribe 80 40 40
Literacy 62.49 % 68.53 % 55.60 %
Total Workers 346 326 20
Main Worker 221 - -
Marginal Worker 125 115 10

Caste Factor

In Kalikapur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 52.04 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.25 % of total population in Kalikapur village.

Work Profile

In Kalikapur village out of total population, 346 were engaged in work activities. 63.87 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.13 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 346 workers engaged in Main Work, 120 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28 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