Mahishnoti is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 9 families residing in the village Mahishnoti. The total population of Mahishnoti is 44 out of which 22 are males and 22 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mahishnoti is 1,000.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mahishnoti village is 4 which is 9% of the total population. There are 2 male children and 2 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mahishnoti is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,000) of Mahishnoti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mahishnoti is 80%. Thus Mahishnoti village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 90% and the female literacy rate is 70% in Mahishnoti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mahishnoti 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 Mahishnoti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Mahishnoti village.
In Mahishnoti village out of total population, 13 were engaged in work activities. 76.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 13 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mahishnoti village in Balurghat.