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

Mathurakhanda is a village situated in Gosaba block of South Twenty Four Parganas district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 935 families residing in the village Mathurakhanda. The total population of Mathurakhanda is 3,826 out of which 1,934 are males and 1,892 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mathurakhanda is 978.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Mathurakhanda village is 439 which is 11% of the total population. There are 215 male children and 224 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mathurakhanda is 1,042 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (978) of Mathurakhanda village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mathurakhanda is 69.7%. Thus Mathurakhanda village has a higher literacy rate compared to 67.8% of South Twenty Four Parganas district. The male literacy rate is 78.36% and the female literacy rate is 60.85% in Mathurakhanda village.

Sex Ratio

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

Mathurakhanda Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 439 215 224
Literacy 69.74% 78.36% 60.85%
Scheduled Caste 3,076 1,571 1,505
Scheduled Tribe 85 39 46
Illiterate 1,464 587 877

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 80.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.2% of total population in Mathurakhanda village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Mathurakhanda village out of total population, 1,275 were engaged in work activities. 57.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,275 workers engaged in Main Work, 162 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 490 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 732 657 75
Cultivators 162 147 15
Agriculture Labourer 490 457 33
Household Industries 6 3 3
Other Workers 74 50 24
Marginal Workers 543 431 112
Non Working 2,551 846 1,705

Map of Mathurakhanda, South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Mathurakhanda, Gosaba

Below are the list of villages near Mathurakhanda village in Gosaba.

Village Population
Amlamethi 9,298
Sonagar 3,391
Bally 6,234
Dulki 2,876
Bijoynagar 6,507
Pakhiralay 3,946
Birajnagar 5,328
Rangabalia 3,620
Arampur 6,618
Bagbagan 3,467