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Dighaldanga Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Dighaldanga is a medium size village located in Singur Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 342 families residing. The Dighaldanga village has population of 1471 of which 745 are males while 726 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dighaldanga village population of children with age 0-6 is 113 which makes up 7.68 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dighaldanga village is 974 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dighaldanga as per census is 1018, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Dighaldanga village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dighaldanga village was 84.46 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dighaldanga Male literacy stands at 89.11 % while female literacy rate was 79.67 %.

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

Dighaldanga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 342 - -
Population 1,471 745 726
Child (0-6) 113 56 57
Schedule Caste 203 102 101
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 84.46 % 89.11 % 79.67 %
Total Workers 505 464 41
Main Worker 369 - -
Marginal Worker 136 106 30

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.80 % of total population in Dighaldanga village. The village Dighaldanga currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Dighaldanga village out of total population, 505 were engaged in work activities. 73.07 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.93 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 505 workers engaged in Main Work, 36 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 22 were Agricultural labourer.