Khantara is a medium size village located in Khanakul - II Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 309 families residing. The Khantara village has population of 1350 of which 686 are males while 664 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Khantara village population of children with age 0-6 is 139 which makes up 10.30 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Khantara village is 968 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Khantara as per census is 931, lower than West Bengal average of 956.
Khantara village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Khantara village was 79.69 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Khantara Male literacy stands at 86.64 % while female literacy rate was 72.53 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Khantara 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 Khantara village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.00 % of total population in Khantara village.
The village Khantara currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Khantara village out of total population, 484 were engaged in work activities. 95.45 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.55 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 484 workers engaged in Main Work, 113 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 150 were Agricultural labourer.