Akhira Population, Caste, Working Data Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal - Census 2011

Akhira is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 162 families residing in the village Akhira. The total population of Akhira is 681 out of which 364 are males and 317 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Akhira is 871.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Akhira village is 65 which is 10% of the total population. There are 37 male children and 28 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Akhira is 757 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (871) of Akhira village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Akhira is 84.9%. Thus Akhira village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 91.74% and the female literacy rate is 77.16% in Akhira village.

Population
681
Families
162
Literacy
84.9%
Sex Ratio
871

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Akhira village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Akhira Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Akhira village.

Total Male Female
Children 65 37 28
Literacy 84.9% 91.74% 77.16%
Scheduled Caste 186 100 86
Scheduled Tribe 10 5 5
Illiterate 158 64 94

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.5% of total population in Akhira village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Akhira village out of total population, 219 were engaged in work activities. 90.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 219 workers engaged in Main Work, 114 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 199 180 19
Cultivators 114 112 2
Agriculture Labourer 27 24 3
Household Industries 13 8 5
Other Workers 45 36 9
Marginal Workers 20 12 8
Non Working 462 172 290

Map of Akhira, Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal


Nearby Villages to Akhira, Balurghat

Below are the list of villages near Akhira village in Balurghat.

Village Population
Dangbiral 1,085
Barakali 2,209
Jamrail 477
Kumargram 1,196
Harirampur 306
Kamalpur 877
Indra 863
Bamnahar 371
Gopinathpur 187
Dasarai 258

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