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Census Town
Kakdihi is located in West Bengal
Kakdihi is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°24′44″N 87°52′42″E / 22.41227°N 87.87834°E / 22.41227; 87.87834Coordinates: 22°24′44″N 87°52′42″E / 22.41227°N 87.87834°E / 22.41227; 87.87834
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Medinipur
Population (2011)
 • Total 5,477
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-WB
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Tamluk
Vidhan Sabha constituency Tamluk

Kakdihi is a census town in Sahid Matangini CD Block in Purba Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal.


As per 2011 Census of India Kakdihi had a total population of 5,477 of which 2,813 (51%) were males and 2,664 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 511. The total number of literates in Kakdihi was 4,463 (89.07 % of the population over 6 years).[1]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Kakdihi had a population of 4879. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Kakdihi has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 83%, and female literacy is 68%. In Kakdihi, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 15 July 2016. 
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.