Chotkhanda is a large village located in Memari - I Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 967 families residing. The Chotkhanda village has population of 4365 of which 2182 are males while 2183 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Chotkhanda village population of children with age 0-6 is 503 which makes up 11.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chotkhanda village is 1000 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Chotkhanda as per census is 988, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Chotkhanda village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Chotkhanda village was 62.48 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Chotkhanda Male literacy stands at 70.50 % while female literacy rate was 54.47 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Chotkhanda 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 Chotkhanda village.
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In Chotkhanda village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.91 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 28.06 % of total population in Chotkhanda village.
In Chotkhanda village out of total population, 2135 were engaged in work activities. 64.31 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.69 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2135 workers engaged in Main Work, 161 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 848 were Agricultural labourer.