Kantlia is a Census Town city situated in Domjur block of Haora district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,107 families residing in the Kantlia city. The total population of Kantlia is 9,567 out of which 4,879 are males and 4,688 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kantlia is 961.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kantlia city is 1054 which is 11% of the total population. There are 540 male children and 514 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kantlia is 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (961).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kantlia is 80.4%. Thus Kantlia has lower literacy rate compared to 83.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 84.26% and the female literacy rate is 76.43% in Kantlia.
Kantlia Census Town has total administration over 2,107 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kantlia Census Town.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Kantlia.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Kantlia is 6,180 which is 64.6% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Kantlia is 3,338 which is 34.89% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Kantlia as per Census 2011.
|No Religion Specified||28||(0.29%)||12||16|
The total literacy rate of Kantlia was 80.42% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 76.26% of West Bengal. Population-wise, out of total 6,846 literates, males were 3,656 while females were 3,190. Also the male literacy rate was 84.26% and the female literacy rate was 76.43% in Kantlia.
The Sex Ratio of Kantlia is 961. Thus per every 1000 men there were 961 females in Kantlia. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 961 ) of Kantlia.
According to Census 2011, there were 1,054 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kantlia. Out of which 540 were male while 514 were female.
In Kantlia Census Town out of total population, 3,765 were engaged in work activities. 88.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,765 workers engaged in Main Work, 8 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Kantlia is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
|1||Ward No - 1||9,567||71.6%||961|