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Demar Gachha Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Demar Gachha is a medium size village located in Balagarh Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 407 families residing. The Demar Gachha village has population of 1702 of which 884 are males while 818 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Demar Gachha village population of children with age 0-6 is 169 which makes up 9.93 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Demar Gachha village is 925 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Demar Gachha as per census is 1061, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Demar Gachha village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Demar Gachha village was 81.15 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Demar Gachha Male literacy stands at 86.78 % while female literacy rate was 74.97 %.

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

Demar Gachha Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 407 - -
Population 1,702 884 818
Child (0-6) 169 82 87
Schedule Caste 278 151 127
Schedule Tribe 356 175 181
Literacy 81.15 % 86.78 % 74.97 %
Total Workers 750 570 180
Main Worker 660 - -
Marginal Worker 90 56 34

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 20.92 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 16.33 % of total population in Demar Gachha village.

Work Profile

In Demar Gachha village out of total population, 750 were engaged in work activities. 88.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 750 workers engaged in Main Work, 211 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 357 were Agricultural labourer.