Karkachia is a medium size village located in Mohanpur Block of Paschim Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 93 families residing. The Karkachia village has population of 493 of which 254 are males while 239 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Karkachia village population of children with age 0-6 is 50 which makes up 10.14 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karkachia village is 941 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Karkachia as per census is 923, lower than West Bengal average of 956.
Karkachia village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Karkachia village was 66.82 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Karkachia Male literacy stands at 74.12 % while female literacy rate was 59.07 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Karkachia 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 Karkachia village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.94 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.14 % of total population in Karkachia village.
In Karkachia village out of total population, 163 were engaged in work activities. 68.71 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.29 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 163 workers engaged in Main Work, 69 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23 were Agricultural labourer.