Bijra is a large village located in Memari - I Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 737 families residing. The Bijra village has population of 2860 of which 1430 are males while 1430 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Bijra village population of children with age 0-6 is 292 which makes up 10.21 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bijra village is 1000 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Bijra as per census is 1147, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Bijra village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Bijra village was 69.43 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Bijra Male literacy stands at 75.89 % while female literacy rate was 62.87 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Bijra 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 Bijra village.
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Bijra village of Barddhaman has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.36 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 21.12 % of total population in Bijra village.
In Bijra village out of total population, 1208 were engaged in work activities. 81.87 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.13 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1208 workers engaged in Main Work, 145 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 486 were Agricultural labourer.