Chaklai is a village situated in Pandua block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 277 families residing in the village Chaklai. The total population of Chaklai is 1,265 out of which 660 are males and 605 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chaklai is 917.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chaklai village is 130 which is 10% of the total population. There are 63 male children and 67 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chaklai is 1,063 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (917) of Chaklai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chaklai is 75.2%. Thus Chaklai village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 84.42% and the female literacy rate is 64.87% in Chaklai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chaklai 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 Chaklai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 29.9% of total population in Chaklai village.
In Chaklai village out of total population, 574 were engaged in work activities. 97% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 574 workers engaged in Main Work, 116 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 412 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chaklai village in Pandua.