Chak Ghatak Population, Caste, Working Data Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal - Census 2011

Chak Ghatak is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 161 families residing in the village Chak Ghatak. The total population of Chak Ghatak is 667 out of which 351 are males and 316 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chak Ghatak is 900.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chak Ghatak village is 71 which is 11% of the total population. There are 38 male children and 33 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chak Ghatak is 868 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (900) of Chak Ghatak village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chak Ghatak is 76.2%. Thus Chak Ghatak village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 83.07% and the female literacy rate is 68.55% in Chak Ghatak village.

Sex Ratio

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

Chak Ghatak Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 71 38 33
Literacy 76.17% 83.07% 68.55%
Scheduled Caste 527 283 244
Scheduled Tribe 123 58 65
Illiterate 213 91 122

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 79% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 18.4% of total population in Chak Ghatak village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Chak Ghatak village out of total population, 383 were engaged in work activities. 50.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 383 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 193 151 42
Cultivators 65 56 9
Agriculture Labourer 13 11 2
Household Industries 4 4 0
Other Workers 111 80 31
Marginal Workers 190 59 131
Non Working 284 141 143

Map of Chak Ghatak, Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Chak Ghatak, Balurghat

Below are the list of villages near Chak Ghatak village in Balurghat.

Village Population
Bhatpara 917
Dakshin Sibrampur 1,629
Bhushila 1,449
Chak Bhikan 530
Noksha 1,698
Gazipur 246
Chak Durga 217
Bannapara 160
Chak Ramprosad 870
Badbangi 1,159