Kotara is a village situated in Shyampur - I block of Haora district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,133 families residing in the village Kotara. The total population of Kotara is 4,613 out of which 2,349 are males and 2,264 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kotara is 964.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kotara village is 429 which is 9% of the total population. There are 212 male children and 217 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kotara is 1,024 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (964) of Kotara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kotara is 91.7%. Thus Kotara village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 95.69% and the female literacy rate is 87.59% in Kotara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kotara 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 Kotara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kotara village.
In Kotara village out of total population, 1,667 were engaged in work activities. 55.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,667 workers engaged in Main Work, 52 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 112 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kotara village in Shyampur - I.