Belun is a village situated in Pandua block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 735 families residing in the village Belun. The total population of Belun is 3,257 out of which 1,649 are males and 1,608 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Belun is 975.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Belun village is 316 which is 10% of the total population. There are 166 male children and 150 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Belun is 904 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (975) of Belun village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Belun is 70.3%. Thus Belun village has lower literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 77.41% and the female literacy rate is 63.1% in Belun village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Belun 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 Belun village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 59.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7% of total population in Belun village.
In Belun village out of total population, 1,735 were engaged in work activities. 55.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,735 workers engaged in Main Work, 164 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 538 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Belun village in Pandua.