(Last Updated on : 03-02-2009)
There is no paucity of towns and cities in the soils of the vast Indian continent. Various towns too have developed in West Bengal
state as well. Amongst them, one can demarcate Kantlia to be of immense significance. In fact Kantlia is an example of a census town, lying in the district of Howrah of the same state of Indian Territory.
For acquiring knowledge about the Kantlia it becomes imperative to catch glimpse of the demographical scenario of the particular town. In this regard the Census report that has been published in the year is worth mentioning. If one goes through the report once , data about literacy rate , population etc can be easily deciphered . Thus as per this report , in Kantlia , the total population has shown a count of 7371. Possibilities are enough to infer individual information about women, men as well as children who are living in this Kantlia town. Thus male populace constitutes of 52 percent, while the female populace constitutes of 48 percent only. In Kantlia, children who fall into the age group of below six years constitutes of 13 percent of the total population.
If the literacy rate, a yardstick to gauge a town's development, is high it naturally gives a positive hint about the concerned town. As far as Kantlia is apprehended, it has been counted to be 67, which is even higher than that of India. 59.5 percent is India's average literacy rate. It thereby draws one to infer that Kantlia is more or less has seen an overall progress and growth. In Kantlia both male and female literacy also has shown a high percentage count. In other words, male literacy rate constitutes of 73 percent. Again, 61 percent constitutes female literacy rate.
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