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Kulgachhi Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Kulgachhi is a medium size village located in Balagarh Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 125 families residing. The Kulgachhi village has population of 527 of which 268 are males while 259 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kulgachhi village population of children with age 0-6 is 40 which makes up 7.59 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kulgachhi village is 966 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Kulgachhi as per census is 667, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Kulgachhi village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Kulgachhi village was 77.82 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Kulgachhi Male literacy stands at 79.10 % while female literacy rate was 76.54 %.

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

Kulgachhi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 125 - -
Population 527 268 259
Child (0-6) 40 24 16
Schedule Caste 184 96 88
Schedule Tribe 109 54 55
Literacy 77.82 % 79.10 % 76.54 %
Total Workers 248 159 89
Main Worker 118 - -
Marginal Worker 130 51 79

Caste Factor

Kulgachhi village of Hugli has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.91 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 20.68 % of total population in Kulgachhi village.

Work Profile

In Kulgachhi village out of total population, 248 were engaged in work activities. 47.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 52.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 248 workers engaged in Main Work, 105 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.