Jahalda Population - Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal

Jahalda is a large village located in Dantan - II Block of Paschim Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 491 families residing. The Jahalda village has population of 2186 of which 1110 are males while 1076 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jahalda village population of children with age 0-6 is 221 which makes up 10.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jahalda village is 969 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Jahalda as per census is 811, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Jahalda village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Jahalda village was 83.31 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Jahalda Male literacy stands at 89.07 % while female literacy rate was 77.48 %.

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

Jahalda Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 491 - -
Population 2,186 1,110 1,076
Child (0-6) 221 122 99
Schedule Caste 119 61 58
Schedule Tribe 118 51 67
Literacy 83.31 % 89.07 % 77.48 %
Total Workers 1,068 716 352
Main Worker 597 - -
Marginal Worker 471 177 294

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.44 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.40 % of total population in Jahalda village.

Work Profile

In Jahalda village out of total population, 1068 were engaged in work activities. 55.90 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.10 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1068 workers engaged in Main Work, 182 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 151 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