Chakalam is a small village located in Galsi - II Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 43 families residing. The Chakalam village has population of 175 of which 88 are males while 87 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Chakalam village population of children with age 0-6 is 42 which makes up 24.00 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chakalam village is 989 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Chakalam as per census is 1471, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Chakalam village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Chakalam village was 46.62 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Chakalam Male literacy stands at 46.48 % while female literacy rate was 46.77 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Chakalam 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 Chakalam village.
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In Chakalam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 54.29 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 42.86 % of total population in Chakalam village.
In Chakalam village out of total population, 108 were engaged in work activities. 0.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 100.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 108 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.