Majhian Population, Caste, Working Data Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal - Census 2011

Majhian is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 244 families residing in the village Majhian. The total population of Majhian is 952 out of which 482 are males and 470 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Majhian is 975.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Majhian village is 67 which is 7% of the total population. There are 38 male children and 29 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Majhian is 763 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (975) of Majhian village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Majhian is 74.9%. Thus Majhian village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 80.63% and the female literacy rate is 69.16% in Majhian village.

Population
952
Families
244
Literacy
74.92%
Sex Ratio
975

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

Majhian Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 67 38 29
Literacy 74.92% 80.63% 69.16%
Scheduled Caste 549 284 265
Scheduled Tribe 21 10 11
Illiterate 289 124 165

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 57.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.2% of total population in Majhian village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Majhian village out of total population, 616 were engaged in work activities. 40.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 59.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 616 workers engaged in Main Work, 129 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 251 202 49
Cultivators 129 118 11
Agriculture Labourer 8 6 2
Household Industries 10 3 7
Other Workers 104 75 29
Marginal Workers 365 160 205
Non Working 336 120 216

Map of Majhian, Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal


Nearby Villages to Majhian, Balurghat

Below are the list of villages near Majhian village in Balurghat.

Village Population
Chak Manipur 695
Pollapara 619
Matra 295
Bidaypur 1,162
Kadmathail 357
Chakhay 1,087
Faridpur 2,362
Lakshmipur 1,190
Mathurapur 151
Taraganja 673

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