Pakur is a village situated in Chanditala - I block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 952 families residing in the village Pakur. The total population of Pakur is 3,997 out of which 1,939 are males and 2,058 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pakur is 1,061.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pakur village is 346 which is 9% of the total population. There are 171 male children and 175 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pakur is 1,023 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,061) of Pakur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pakur is 86.6%. Thus Pakur village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 91.18% and the female literacy rate is 82.26% in Pakur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pakur 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 Pakur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pakur village.
In Pakur village out of total population, 1,406 were engaged in work activities. 89% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,406 workers engaged in Main Work, 226 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 166 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pakur village in Chanditala - I.