Akuni is a village situated in Chanditala - I block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 737 families residing in the village Akuni. The total population of Akuni is 3,759 out of which 1,859 are males and 1,900 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Akuni is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Akuni village is 511 which is 14% of the total population. There are 241 male children and 270 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Akuni is 1,120 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Akuni village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Akuni is 79.7%. Thus Akuni village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 80.28% and the female literacy rate is 79.2% in Akuni village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Akuni village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Akuni village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Akuni village.
In Akuni village out of total population, 1,316 were engaged in work activities. 73.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,316 workers engaged in Main Work, 91 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 98 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Akuni village in Chanditala - I.