Baksi is a village situated in Bagnan - I block of Haora district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 661 families residing in the village Baksi. The total population of Baksi is 3,072 out of which 1,560 are males and 1,512 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Baksi is 969.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Baksi village is 333 which is 11% of the total population. There are 180 male children and 153 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Baksi is 850 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (969) of Baksi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Baksi is 73.7%. Thus Baksi village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 79.86% and the female literacy rate is 67.55% in Baksi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Baksi 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 Baksi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Baksi village.
In Baksi village out of total population, 1,111 were engaged in work activities. 78.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,111 workers engaged in Main Work, 51 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 126 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Baksi village in Bagnan - I.