Bara Shakdal is a village situated in Dinhata - II block of Koch Bihar district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,094 families residing in the village Bara Shakdal. The total population of Bara Shakdal is 8,035 out of which 4,262 are males and 3,773 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bara Shakdal is 885.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bara Shakdal village is 827 which is 10% of the total population. There are 452 male children and 375 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bara Shakdal is 830 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (885) of Bara Shakdal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bara Shakdal is 78.2%. Thus Bara Shakdal village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Koch Bihar district. The male literacy rate is 84.17% and the female literacy rate is 71.42% in Bara Shakdal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bara Shakdal 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 Bara Shakdal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 71.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Bara Shakdal village.
In Bara Shakdal village out of total population, 3,293 were engaged in work activities. 91.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,293 workers engaged in Main Work, 972 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,109 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bara Shakdal village in Dinhata - II.
|Langalia Protham Khanda||2,595|
|Jitpur Dwitia Khanda||1,214|
|Hokadaha Pratham Khanda||3,134|
|Kuchni Pratham Khanda||2,159|