Dakshin Kalikatala is a village located in Canning 1 Block of South 24 Parganas district in West Bengal. Positioned in rural area of South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal, it is one among the 53 villages of Canning 1 Block of South 24 Parganas district. According to the administration register, the village number of Dakshin Kalikatala is 333782. The village has 279 houses.
According to Census 2011, Dakshin Kalikatala's population is 1442. Out of this, 726 are males while the females count 716 here. This village has 243 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 117 are boys and 126 are girls.
Literacy rate in Dakshin Kalikatala village is 58%. 843 out of total 1442 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 63% as 461 males out of total 726 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 53% as 382 out of total 716 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Dakshin Kalikatala village is 41%. Here 599 out of total 1442 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 36% as 265 males out of total 726 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 334 out of total 716 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied individual of Dakshin Kalikatala village is 426 whereas 1016 are un-employed. And out of 426 occupied person 46 persons are entirely dependent on cultivation.