Kaliganj Population - Nadia, West Bengal

Kaliganj is a large village located in Kaliganj Block of Nadia district, West Bengal with total 2104 families residing. The Kaliganj village has population of 8575 of which 4430 are males while 4145 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kaliganj village population of children with age 0-6 is 905 which makes up 10.55 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kaliganj village is 936 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Kaliganj as per census is 921, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Kaliganj village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Kaliganj village was 70.26 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Kaliganj Male literacy stands at 73.53 % while female literacy rate was 66.77 %.

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

Kaliganj Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,104 - -
Population 8,575 4,430 4,145
Child (0-6) 905 471 434
Schedule Caste 1,838 951 887
Schedule Tribe 14 7 7
Literacy 70.26 % 73.53 % 66.77 %
Total Workers 3,017 2,665 352
Main Worker 2,496 - -
Marginal Worker 521 370 151

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.43 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.16 % of total population in Kaliganj village.

Work Profile

In Kaliganj village out of total population, 3017 were engaged in work activities. 82.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3017 workers engaged in Main Work, 346 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 964 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