Podara is a Census Town city situated in Sankrail block of Haora district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 4,879 families residing in the Podara city. The total population of Podara is 21,589 out of which 11,220 are males and 10,369 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Podara is 924.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Podara city is 2143 which is 10% of the total population. There are 1156 male children and 987 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Podara is 854 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (924).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Podara is 91.5%. Thus Podara has higher literacy rate compared to 83.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 94.53% and the female literacy rate is 88.33% in Podara.
Podara Census Town has total administration over 4,879 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 Podara Census Town.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Podara.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Podara is 16,072 which is 74.45% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Podara is 5,354 which is 24.8% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Podara as per Census 2011.
|No Religion Specified||15||(0.07%)||10||5|
The total literacy rate of Podara was 91.54% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 76.26% of West Bengal. Population-wise, out of total 17,800 literates, males were 9,513 while females were 8,287. Also the male literacy rate was 94.53% and the female literacy rate was 88.33% in Podara.
The Sex Ratio of Podara is 924. Thus per every 1000 men there were 924 females in Podara. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 854 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 924 ) of Podara.
According to Census 2011, there were 2,143 children between age 0 to 6 years in Podara. Out of which 1,156 were male while 987 were female.
In Podara Census Town out of total population, 8,091 were engaged in work activities. 88.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 8,091 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Podara is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
|1||Ward No - 1||21,589||82.4%||924|