Konardihi Census Town, with population of 8488 is Pandabeswar sub district's the 7th least populous census town located in Pandabeswar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Konardihi census town is 7 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1194 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Konardihi Ward No 01 and the population of Konardihi Ward No 01 is 8488.

Nearest railway station is Pandabeswar which is within the census town. Pandabeswar is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Barddhaman which is 90 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town.

Demographics

The census town is home to 8488 people, among them 4470 (53%) are male and 4018 (47%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Konardihi census town is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1910 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Konardihi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,488 5,834 2,344 310 902
Male 4,470 3,114 1,203 153 458
Female 4,018 2,720 1,141 157 444

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 899 in Muslims are 872.

Religion wise population 2011 - Konardihi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 8,488 7,994 455 31 1 3 3 0 1
Male 4,470 4,209 243 14 0 2 1 0 1
Female 4,018 3,785 212 17 1 1 2 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 2.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8314. Female population growth rate of the census town is 11.9% which is 17.3% higher than male population growth rate of -5.4%. General caste population has decreased by -6.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 86.7% and child population has decreased by -4.8% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Konardihi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.1% -6.5% 22.9% 86.7% -4.8%
Male -5.4% -13.4% 16.3% 61.1% -4.2%
Female 11.9% 2.8% 30.7% 121.1% -5.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 899 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 873, in schedule caste is 948 and in schedule tribe is 1026. There are 969 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 139 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Konardihi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 139 136 104 279 -12
2011 899 873 948 1026 969
2001 760 737 844 747 981

Literacy

Total 5734 people in the census town are literate, among them 3423 are male and 2311 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Konardihi is 76%. 85% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Konardihi

Total Male Female
Change 9.8% 11.8% 9.4%
2011 75.6% 85.3% 64.7%
2001 65.8% 73.5% 55.3%

Workers profile

Konardihi has 29% (2467) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 8% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Konardihi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.1% 20.4% 8.6% 70.9%
Male 47.8% 34.8% 12.9% 52.2%
Female 8.3% 4.4% 3.9% 91.7%