Sehakhala is a village situated in Chanditala - I block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,519 families residing in the village Sehakhala. The total population of Sehakhala is 6,434 out of which 3,253 are males and 3,181 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sehakhala is 978.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sehakhala village is 542 which is 8% of the total population. There are 281 male children and 261 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sehakhala is 929 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (978) of Sehakhala village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sehakhala is 84.1%. Thus Sehakhala village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 88.96% and the female literacy rate is 79.14% in Sehakhala village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sehakhala 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 Sehakhala village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Sehakhala village.
In Sehakhala village out of total population, 2,464 were engaged in work activities. 93.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,464 workers engaged in Main Work, 143 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 556 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sehakhala village in Chanditala - I.