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Baje Melia Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Baje Melia is a large village located in Singur Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 821 families residing. The Baje Melia village has population of 3659 of which 1904 are males while 1755 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Baje Melia village population of children with age 0-6 is 299 which makes up 8.17 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Baje Melia village is 922 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Baje Melia as per census is 904, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Baje Melia village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Baje Melia village was 86.46 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Baje Melia Male literacy stands at 93.19 % while female literacy rate was 79.17 %.

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

Baje Melia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 821 - -
Population 3,659 1,904 1,755
Child (0-6) 299 157 142
Schedule Caste 1,079 569 510
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 86.46 % 93.19 % 79.17 %
Total Workers 1,335 1,199 136
Main Worker 1,222 - -
Marginal Worker 113 78 35

Caste Factor

Baje Melia village of Hugli has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.49 % of total population in Baje Melia village. The village Baje Melia currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Baje Melia village out of total population, 1335 were engaged in work activities. 91.54 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.46 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1335 workers engaged in Main Work, 154 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 142 were Agricultural labourer.