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Dhak Chhara Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Dhak Chhara is a large village located in Balagarh Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 555 families residing. The Dhak Chhara village has population of 2317 of which 1189 are males while 1128 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dhak Chhara village population of children with age 0-6 is 188 which makes up 8.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhak Chhara village is 949 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhak Chhara as per census is 1112, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Dhak Chhara village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhak Chhara village was 80.46 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dhak Chhara Male literacy stands at 85.09 % while female literacy rate was 75.51 %.

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

Dhak Chhara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 555 - -
Population 2,317 1,189 1,128
Child (0-6) 188 89 99
Schedule Caste 359 176 183
Schedule Tribe 253 135 118
Literacy 80.46 % 85.09 % 75.51 %
Total Workers 905 851 54
Main Worker 872 - -
Marginal Worker 33 23 10

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.49 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.92 % of total population in Dhak Chhara village.

Work Profile

In Dhak Chhara village out of total population, 905 were engaged in work activities. 96.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 905 workers engaged in Main Work, 483 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 343 were Agricultural labourer.