Mahishgote is a village situated in Domjur block of Haora district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 431 families residing in the village Mahishgote. The total population of Mahishgote is 2,119 out of which 1,071 are males and 1,048 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mahishgote is 979.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mahishgote village is 269 which is 13% of the total population. There are 151 male children and 118 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mahishgote is 781 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (979) of Mahishgote village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mahishgote is 47.5%. Thus Mahishgote village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 51.52% and the female literacy rate is 43.55% in Mahishgote village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mahishgote 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 Mahishgote village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 87.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Mahishgote village.
In Mahishgote village out of total population, 833 were engaged in work activities. 73.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 833 workers engaged in Main Work, 228 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 111 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mahishgote village in Domjur.