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

Digha is a village situated in Pandua block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 440 families residing in the village Digha. The total population of Digha is 1,959 out of which 1,009 are males and 950 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Digha is 942.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Digha village is 187 which is 10% of the total population. There are 102 male children and 85 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Digha is 833 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (942) of Digha village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Digha is 76%. Thus Digha village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 83.9% and the female literacy rate is 67.63% in Digha village.

Population
1,959
Families
440
Literacy
75.96%
Sex Ratio
942

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

Digha Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 187 102 85
Literacy 75.96% 83.9% 67.63%
Scheduled Caste 693 344 349
Scheduled Tribe 197 101 96
Illiterate 613 248 365

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.1% of total population in Digha village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Digha village out of total population, 1,238 were engaged in work activities. 53.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,238 workers engaged in Main Work, 287 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 281 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 657 419 238
Cultivators 287 225 62
Agriculture Labourer 281 139 142
Household Industries 12 2 10
Other Workers 77 53 24
Marginal Workers 581 307 274
Non Working 721 283 438

Map of Digha, Hugli, West Bengal


Nearby Villages to Digha, Pandua

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

Village Population
Rameswarpur 4,821
Dwarbasini 5,256
Narikelsanra 1,041
Chahaka 501
Prasadpur 3,018
Kalyanpur 1,679
Ayma Nababpur 2,097
Mairari 759
Jayer 2,092
Bhuinpara 1,186

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