Kastala Population, Caste, Working Data South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal - Census 2011

Kastala is a village situated in Sagar block of South Twenty Four Parganas district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 346 families residing in the village Kastala. The total population of Kastala is 1,627 out of which 851 are males and 776 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kastala is 912.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Kastala village is 172 which is 11% of the total population. There are 88 male children and 84 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kastala is 955 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (912) of Kastala village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kastala is 79.9%. Thus Kastala village has a higher literacy rate compared to 67.8% of South Twenty Four Parganas district. The male literacy rate is 87.02% and the female literacy rate is 71.97% in Kastala village.

Sex Ratio

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

Kastala Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 172 88 84
Literacy 79.86% 87.02% 71.97%
Scheduled Caste 328 157 171
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 465 187 278

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kastala village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Kastala village out of total population, 518 were engaged in work activities. 72.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 518 workers engaged in Main Work, 67 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 90 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 377 354 23
Cultivators 67 65 2
Agriculture Labourer 90 87 3
Household Industries 3 1 2
Other Workers 217 201 16
Marginal Workers 141 124 17
Non Working 1,109 373 736

Map of Kastala, South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Kastala, Sagar

Below are the list of villages near Kastala village in Sagar.

Village Population
Sapkhali 6,738
Ghoramara 5,193
Kachubaria 7,727
Muri Ganga 2,725
Sikarpur 1,361
Ramkrishnapur 366
Companir Char 5,262
Dhaspara 5,525
Bamankhali 4,151
Mandirtala 6,135