Skip to main content Skip to docs navigation

Nelua Population - Purba Medinipur, West Bengal

Nelua is a medium size village located in Bhagawanpur - I Block of Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 304 families residing. The Nelua village has population of 1205 of which 626 are males while 579 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nelua village population of children with age 0-6 is 138 which makes up 11.45 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nelua village is 925 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Nelua as per census is 1029, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Nelua village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Nelua village was 90.82 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Nelua Male literacy stands at 94.80 % while female literacy rate was 86.44 %.

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

Nelua Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 304 - -
Population 1,205 626 579
Child (0-6) 138 68 70
Schedule Caste 32 19 13
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 90.82 % 94.80 % 86.44 %
Total Workers 461 350 111
Main Worker 202 - -
Marginal Worker 259 174 85

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.66 % of total population in Nelua village. The village Nelua currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Nelua village out of total population, 461 were engaged in work activities. 43.82 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 56.18 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 461 workers engaged in Main Work, 92 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 42 were Agricultural labourer.