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Dhanda Population - Purba Medinipur, West Bengal

Dhanda is a medium size village located in Bhagawanpur - I Block of Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 381 families residing. The Dhanda village has population of 1589 of which 838 are males while 751 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dhanda village population of children with age 0-6 is 162 which makes up 10.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhanda village is 896 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhanda as per census is 884, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Dhanda village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhanda village was 88.44 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dhanda Male literacy stands at 91.76 % while female literacy rate was 84.74 %.

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

Dhanda Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 381 - -
Population 1,589 838 751
Child (0-6) 162 86 76
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 88.44 % 91.76 % 84.74 %
Total Workers 487 462 25
Main Worker 219 - -
Marginal Worker 268 257 11

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Dhanda village of Purba Medinipur district.

Work Profile

In Dhanda village out of total population, 487 were engaged in work activities. 44.97 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.03 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 487 workers engaged in Main Work, 118 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 44 were Agricultural labourer.