Chandigarh Population - South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal

Chandigarh is a large village located in Thakurpukur Mahestola Block of South Twenty Four Parganas district, West Bengal with total 505 families residing. The Chandigarh village has population of 2335 of which 1188 are males while 1147 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chandigarh village population of children with age 0-6 is 342 which makes up 14.65 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chandigarh village is 965 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Chandigarh as per census is 890, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Chandigarh village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Chandigarh village was 78.93 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Chandigarh Male literacy stands at 87.29 % while female literacy rate was 70.39 %.

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

Chandigarh Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 505 - -
Population 2,335 1,188 1,147
Child (0-6) 342 181 161
Schedule Caste 507 265 242
Schedule Tribe 1 0 1
Literacy 78.93 % 87.29 % 70.39 %
Total Workers 691 602 89
Main Worker 652 - -
Marginal Worker 39 27 12

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.71 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.04 % of total population in Chandigarh village.

Work Profile

In Chandigarh village out of total population, 691 were engaged in work activities. 94.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 691 workers engaged in Main Work, 21 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 19 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