Chakur is a village situated in Bagnan - I block of Haora district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 676 families residing in the village Chakur. The total population of Chakur is 3,047 out of which 1,560 are males and 1,487 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chakur is 953.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chakur village is 316 which is 10% of the total population. There are 163 male children and 153 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chakur is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (953) of Chakur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chakur is 86.6%. Thus Chakur village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 90.34% and the female literacy rate is 82.76% in Chakur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chakur 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 Chakur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Chakur village.
In Chakur village out of total population, 1,175 were engaged in work activities. 66.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,175 workers engaged in Main Work, 112 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 44 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chakur village in Bagnan - I.