Nehalia Population - Purba Medinipur, West Bengal

Nehalia is a medium size village located in Egra - I Block of Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 193 families residing. The Nehalia village has population of 944 of which 484 are males while 460 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nehalia village population of children with age 0-6 is 103 which makes up 10.91 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nehalia village is 950 which is equal than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Nehalia as per census is 1239, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Nehalia village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Nehalia village was 82.64 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Nehalia Male literacy stands at 89.27 % while female literacy rate was 75.43 %.

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

Nehalia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 193 - -
Population 944 484 460
Child (0-6) 103 46 57
Schedule Caste 401 203 198
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 82.64 % 89.27 % 75.43 %
Total Workers 366 307 59
Main Worker 107 - -
Marginal Worker 259 206 53

Caste Factor

In Nehalia village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 42.48 % of total population in Nehalia village. The village Nehalia currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Nehalia village out of total population, 366 were engaged in work activities. 29.23 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 70.77 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 366 workers engaged in Main Work, 38 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 39 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