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Balaram Chak Population - Purba Medinipur, West Bengal

Balaram Chak is a medium size village located in Bhagawanpur - I Block of Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 166 families residing. The Balaram Chak village has population of 741 of which 389 are males while 352 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Balaram Chak village population of children with age 0-6 is 105 which makes up 14.17 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Balaram Chak village is 905 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Balaram Chak as per census is 944, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Balaram Chak village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Balaram Chak village was 88.21 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Balaram Chak Male literacy stands at 94.63 % while female literacy rate was 81.06 %.

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

Balaram Chak Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 166 - -
Population 741 389 352
Child (0-6) 105 54 51
Schedule Caste 473 249 224
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 88.21 % 94.63 % 81.06 %
Total Workers 231 221 10
Main Worker 219 - -
Marginal Worker 12 12 0

Caste Factor

In Balaram Chak village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 63.83 % of total population in Balaram Chak village. The village Balaram Chak currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Balaram Chak village out of total population, 231 were engaged in work activities. 94.81 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.19 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 231 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 152 were Agricultural labourer.