Banhijli Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Banhijli is a large village located in Khanakul - II Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 756 families residing. The Banhijli village has population of 3298 of which 1618 are males while 1680 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Banhijli village population of children with age 0-6 is 383 which makes up 11.61 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Banhijli village is 1038 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Banhijli as per census is 1093, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Banhijli village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Banhijli village was 81.89 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Banhijli Male literacy stands at 90.38 % while female literacy rate was 73.65 %.

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

Banhijli Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 756 - -
Population 3,298 1,618 1,680
Child (0-6) 383 183 200
Schedule Caste 366 182 184
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 81.89 % 90.38 % 73.65 %
Total Workers 1,334 1,046 288
Main Worker 1,123 - -
Marginal Worker 211 102 109

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.10 % of total population in Banhijli village. The village Banhijli currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Banhijli village out of total population, 1334 were engaged in work activities. 84.18 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.82 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1334 workers engaged in Main Work, 187 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 366 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149