Chhunche is a village situated in Chanditala - I block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 493 families residing in the village Chhunche. The total population of Chhunche is 2,569 out of which 1,228 are males and 1,341 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chhunche is 1,092.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chhunche village is 335 which is 13% of the total population. There are 175 male children and 160 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chhunche is 914 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,092) of Chhunche village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chhunche is 82.4%. Thus Chhunche village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 86.04% and the female literacy rate is 79.17% in Chhunche village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chhunche 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 Chhunche village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Chhunche village.
In Chhunche village out of total population, 836 were engaged in work activities. 90.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 836 workers engaged in Main Work, 88 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 79 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chhunche village in Chanditala - I.