Panskura Ward No 17, with population of 2550 is Panskura city's the 3rd least populous ward, located in Purba Medinipur district of the state West Bengal in India.


The ward is home to 2550 people, among them 1307 (51%) are male and 1243 (49%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Panskura Ward No 17 is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 544 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 951 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 953, in schedule caste is 905 and in schedule tribe is 949. There are 848 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.


Total 1957 people in the ward are literate, among them 1057 are male and 900 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Panskura WARD NO.-0017 is 86%. 91% of male and 80% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Panskura WARD NO.-0017 has 41% (1043) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 18% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.