Kantlia Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Haora, West Bengal - Census 2011

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.

Population
9,567
Literacy
80.4%
Sex Ratio
961

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.

Kantlia Census Town

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kantlia Census Town.

Total Male Female
Children 1,054 540 514
Literacy 80.4% 74.9% 68%
Scheduled Caste 920 464 456
Scheduled Tribe 53 23 30
Illiterate 2,721 1,223 1,498

Caste-wise Population - Kantlia

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Kantlia.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 920 464 456
Schedule Tribe 53 23 30

Religion-wise Population - 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.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 6,180 (64.6%) 3,144 3,036
Muslim 3,338 (34.89%) 1,709 1,629
Christian 12 (0.13%) 6 6
Sikh 1 (0.01%) 1 0
Buddhist 3 (0.03%) 2 1
Jain 1 (0.01%) 1 0
Other Religion 4 (0.04%) 4 0
No Religion Specified 28 (0.29%) 12 16

Literacy Rate - Kantlia

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.

  Kantlia West Bengal
Female 76.43% 70.54%
Male 84.26% 81.69%
Total 80.42% 76.26%

Sex Ratio - 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.


Child Population - 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.


Working Population - Kantlia

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.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 3,335 2,880 455
Cultivators 8 8 0
Agriculture Labourer 17 16 1
Household Industries 300 239 61
Other Workers 3,010 2,617 393
Marginal Workers 430 168 262
Non Working 5,802 1,831 3,971

Kantlia Wards

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.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 9,567 71.6% 961

Map of Kantlia, Haora, West Bengal


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