Kedar Population - Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal

Kedar is a medium size village located in Dantan - II Block of Paschim Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 381 families residing. The Kedar village has population of 1748 of which 907 are males while 841 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kedar village population of children with age 0-6 is 182 which makes up 10.41 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kedar village is 927 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Kedar as per census is 1364, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Kedar village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Kedar village was 81.55 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Kedar Male literacy stands at 89.04 % while female literacy rate was 73.10 %.

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

Kedar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 381 - -
Population 1,748 907 841
Child (0-6) 182 77 105
Schedule Caste 64 29 35
Schedule Tribe 158 74 84
Literacy 81.55 % 89.04 % 73.10 %
Total Workers 761 576 185
Main Worker 612 - -
Marginal Worker 149 41 108

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 9.04 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 3.66 % of total population in Kedar village.

Work Profile

In Kedar village out of total population, 761 were engaged in work activities. 80.42 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.58 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 761 workers engaged in Main Work, 229 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 268 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