Dalurband Census Town, with population of about 15 thousand is Pandabeswar sub district's the 3rd most populous census town located in Pandabeswar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Dalurband census town is 8 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1900 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Dalurband Ward No 01 and the population of Dalurband Ward No 01 is about 15 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Pandabeswar which is 2 km far from here. Pandabeswar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 2 km. District head quarter of the census town is Barddhaman which is 101 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 200 km far from here.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 7978 (53%) are male and 7129 (47%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dalurband census town is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2993 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dalurband

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,107 11,437 3,429 241 1,951
Male 7,978 6,065 1,787 126 1,035
Female 7,129 5,372 1,642 115 916

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 78% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 22% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 894 in Muslims are 891.

Religion wise population 2011 - Dalurband

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 15,107 11,744 3,281 6 38 2 1 0 35
Male 7,978 6,200 1,735 2 20 0 1 0 20
Female 7,129 5,544 1,546 4 18 2 0 0 15

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 0.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 15 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 8.9% which is 14.3% higher than male population growth rate of -5.4%. General caste population has increased by 0.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by 0%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 31.7% and child population has decreased by -6.1% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dalurband

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 0.8% 0.6% 0% 31.7% -6.1%
Male -5.4% -6.1% -4.6% 16.7% -2.6%
Female 8.9% 9.2% 5.6% 53.3% -9.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 894 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 886, in schedule caste is 919 and in schedule tribe is 913. There are 885 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 118 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dalurband

Total General SC ST Child
Change 118 124 89 219 -70
2011 894 886 919 913 885
2001 776 762 830 694 955

Literacy

Total 9475 people in the census town are literate, among them 5606 are male and 3869 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dalurband is 72%. 81% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dalurband

Total Male Female
Change 6.4% 5.7% 9.2%
2011 72% 80.7% 62.3%
2001 65.6% 75% 53.1%

Workers profile

Dalurband has 30% (4512) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 11% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dalurband

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.9% 21.6% 8.2% 70.1%
Male 46.9% 36.1% 10.8% 53.1%
Female 10.8% 5.4% 5.4% 89.2%