Barnia is a village situated in Tehatta - II block of Nadia district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,778 families residing in the village Barnia. The total population of Barnia is 16,350 out of which 8,312 are males and 8,038 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Barnia is 967.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barnia village is 1871 which is 11% of the total population. There are 895 male children and 976 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barnia is 1,091 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (967) of Barnia village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Barnia is 63.5%. Thus Barnia village has lower literacy rate compared to 67.4% of Nadia district. The male literacy rate is 67.12% and the female literacy rate is 59.67% in Barnia village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Barnia 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 Barnia village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.8% of total population in Barnia village.
In Barnia village out of total population, 5,019 were engaged in work activities. 95.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,019 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,528 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,147 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Barnia village in Tehatta - II.