Katashia Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Katashia is a medium size village located in Khanakul - II Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 290 families residing. The Katashia village has population of 1313 of which 673 are males while 640 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Katashia village population of children with age 0-6 is 186 which makes up 14.17 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Katashia village is 951 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Katashia as per census is 958, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Katashia village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Katashia village was 73.91 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Katashia Male literacy stands at 83.56 % while female literacy rate was 63.75 %.

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

Katashia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 290 - -
Population 1,313 673 640
Child (0-6) 186 95 91
Schedule Caste 1,304 669 635
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.91 % 83.56 % 63.75 %
Total Workers 423 395 28
Main Worker 405 - -
Marginal Worker 18 8 10

Caste Factor

In Katashia village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 99.31 % of total population in Katashia village. The village Katashia currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Katashia village out of total population, 423 were engaged in work activities. 95.74 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.26 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 423 workers engaged in Main Work, 107 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 230 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