Makhaldi is a village situated in Pandua block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 534 families residing in the village Makhaldi. The total population of Makhaldi is 2,171 out of which 1,138 are males and 1,033 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Makhaldi is 908.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Makhaldi village is 219 which is 10% of the total population. There are 103 male children and 116 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Makhaldi is 1,126 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (908) of Makhaldi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Makhaldi is 73.2%. Thus Makhaldi village has lower literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 77.29% and the female literacy rate is 68.48% in Makhaldi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Makhaldi 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 Makhaldi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.9% of total population in Makhaldi village.
In Makhaldi village out of total population, 1,099 were engaged in work activities. 28.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 71.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,099 workers engaged in Main Work, 184 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Makhaldi village in Pandua.