Salda Population - Barddhaman, West Bengal

Salda is a large village located in Memari - I Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 752 families residing. The Salda village has population of 3121 of which 1585 are males while 1536 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salda village population of children with age 0-6 is 354 which makes up 11.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salda village is 969 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Salda as per census is 1120, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Salda village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Salda village was 78.10 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Salda Male literacy stands at 83.22 % while female literacy rate was 72.72 %.

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

Salda Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 752 - -
Population 3,121 1,585 1,536
Child (0-6) 354 167 187
Schedule Caste 2,372 1,211 1,161
Schedule Tribe 186 93 93
Literacy 78.10 % 83.22 % 72.72 %
Total Workers 1,813 1,012 801
Main Worker 1,495 - -
Marginal Worker 318 59 259

Caste Factor

In Salda village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 76.00 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.96 % of total population in Salda village.

Work Profile

In Salda village out of total population, 1813 were engaged in work activities. 82.46 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.54 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1813 workers engaged in Main Work, 102 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 523 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