Chahaka Population, Caste, Working Data Hugli, West Bengal - Census 2011

Chahaka is a village situated in Pandua block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 109 families residing in the village Chahaka. The total population of Chahaka is 501 out of which 248 are males and 253 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chahaka is 1,020.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chahaka village is 49 which is 10% of the total population. There are 26 male children and 23 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chahaka is 885 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,020) of Chahaka village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chahaka is 81%. Thus Chahaka village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 91.89% and the female literacy rate is 70.43% in Chahaka village.

Population
501
Families
109
Literacy
80.97%
Sex Ratio
1,020

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chahaka village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Chahaka Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Chahaka village.

Total Male Female
Children 49 26 23
Literacy 80.97% 91.89% 70.43%
Scheduled Caste 98 51 47
Scheduled Tribe 108 52 56
Illiterate 135 44 91

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 21.6% of total population in Chahaka village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Chahaka village out of total population, 192 were engaged in work activities. 68.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 192 workers engaged in Main Work, 32 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 45 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 131 117 14
Cultivators 32 29 3
Agriculture Labourer 45 40 5
Household Industries 21 18 3
Other Workers 33 30 3
Marginal Workers 61 24 37
Non Working 309 107 202

Map of Chahaka, Hugli, West Bengal


Nearby Villages to Chahaka, Pandua

Below are the list of villages near Chahaka village in Pandua.

Village Population
Dwarbasini 5,256
Kalyanpur 1,679
Digha 1,959
Mairari 759
Jayer 2,092
Rameswarpur 4,821
Sachitara 2,544
Narikelsanra 1,041
Kamtai 1,935
Prasadpur 3,018

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