Khanpur Census Town, with population of 5510 is Suti - II sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Suti - II sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Khanpur census town is 2 km2 and it is the 5th biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3360 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Khanpur Ward No 01 and the population of Khanpur Ward No 01 is 5510.

Nearest railway station is Sujinipara which is 1 km far from here. Suti Ii is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 14 km. District head quarter of the census town is Berhampur which is 83 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 278 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1780 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40°C and minimum temperature goes down to 12°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5510 people, among them 2733 (50%) are male and 2777 (50%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khanpur census town is 18%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1069 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,510 5,218 284 8 1,010
Male 2,733 2,592 135 6 495
Female 2,777 2,626 149 2 515

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 69% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 30% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 1037 in Hindus are 972.

Religion wise population 2011 - Khanpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,510 1,676 3,811 17 0 1 2 0 3
Male 2,733 850 1,871 9 0 0 1 0 2
Female 2,777 826 1,940 8 0 1 1 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 37% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4022. Female population growth rate of the census town is 38.4% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 35.6%. General caste population has increased by 51.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -50.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has increased by 13.2% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37% 51.5% -50.2% 0% 13.2%
Male 35.6% 49.7% -52% 50% 19%
Female 38.4% 53.3% -48.4% -50% 8.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1016 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1013, in schedule caste is 1104 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 1040 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 104 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khanpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 21 23 76 -667 -104
2011 1016 1013 1104 333 1040
2001 995 990 1028 1000 1144

Literacy

Total 2499 people in the census town are literate, among them 1384 are male and 1115 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khanpur is 56%. 62% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khanpur

Total Male Female
Change 12.4% 7.5% 17.9%
2011 55.5% 61.8% 49.3%
2001 43.1% 54.3% 31.4%

Workers profile

Khanpur has 44% (2445) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 40% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khanpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44.4% 33.1% 11.3% 55.6%
Male 48.4% 42% 6.5% 51.6%
Female 40.4% 24.4% 16% 59.6%