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Mahishnala Population - Haora, West Bengal

Mahishnala is a medium size village located in Domjur Block of Haora district, West Bengal with total 375 families residing. The Mahishnala village has population of 1917 of which 940 are males while 977 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mahishnala village population of children with age 0-6 is 211 which makes up 11.01 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mahishnala village is 1039 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Mahishnala as per census is 1175, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Mahishnala village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Mahishnala village was 65.01 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Mahishnala Male literacy stands at 72.12 % while female literacy rate was 58.05 %.

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

Mahishnala Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 375 - -
Population 1,917 940 977
Child (0-6) 211 97 114
Schedule Caste 1,599 786 813
Schedule Tribe 2 1 1
Literacy 65.01 % 72.12 % 58.05 %
Total Workers 732 609 123
Main Worker 564 - -
Marginal Worker 168 141 27

Caste Factor

In Mahishnala village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 83.41 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.10 % of total population in Mahishnala village.

Work Profile

In Mahishnala village out of total population, 732 were engaged in work activities. 77.05 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.95 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 732 workers engaged in Main Work, 316 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11 were Agricultural labourer.