Salanda Population - Barddhaman, West Bengal

Salanda is a medium size village located in Mangolkote Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 235 families residing. The Salanda village has population of 1081 of which 552 are males while 529 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salanda village population of children with age 0-6 is 123 which makes up 11.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salanda village is 958 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Salanda as per census is 1196, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Salanda village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Salanda village was 63.36 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Salanda Male literacy stands at 70.56 % while female literacy rate was 55.63 %.

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

Salanda Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 235 - -
Population 1,081 552 529
Child (0-6) 123 56 67
Schedule Caste 438 221 217
Schedule Tribe 83 38 45
Literacy 63.36 % 70.56 % 55.63 %
Total Workers 462 359 103
Main Worker 353 - -
Marginal Worker 109 28 81

Caste Factor

In Salanda village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.52 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.68 % of total population in Salanda village.

Work Profile

In Salanda village out of total population, 462 were engaged in work activities. 76.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 462 workers engaged in Main Work, 85 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 242 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