Ghateswar Population - Nadia, West Bengal

Ghateswar is a large village located in Krishnagar - II Block of Nadia district, West Bengal with total 621 families residing. The Ghateswar village has population of 2390 of which 1196 are males while 1194 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ghateswar village population of children with age 0-6 is 246 which makes up 10.29 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ghateswar village is 998 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Ghateswar as per census is 864, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Ghateswar village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Ghateswar village was 68.84 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Ghateswar Male literacy stands at 71.43 % while female literacy rate was 66.30 %.

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

Ghateswar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 621 - -
Population 2,390 1,196 1,194
Child (0-6) 246 132 114
Schedule Caste 809 413 396
Schedule Tribe 3 2 1
Literacy 68.84 % 71.43 % 66.30 %
Total Workers 1,124 739 385
Main Worker 759 - -
Marginal Worker 365 81 284

Caste Factor

Ghateswar village of Nadia has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.85 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.13 % of total population in Ghateswar village.

Work Profile

In Ghateswar village out of total population, 1124 were engaged in work activities. 67.53 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.47 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1124 workers engaged in Main Work, 107 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 283 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