Hatsimla Census Town, with population of 7141 is Purbasthali - I sub district's the 3rd least populous census town located in Purbasthali - I sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Hatsimla census town is 2 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3291 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Hatsimla Ward No 01 and the population of Hatsimla Ward No 01 is 7141.

Nearest railway station is Samudragarh which is within the census town. Purbasthali I is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Barddhaman which is 68 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 760 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 8°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 7141 people, among them 3727 (52%) are male and 3414 (48%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hatsimla census town is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1704 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hatsimla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,141 6,565 416 160 731
Male 3,727 3,437 214 76 355
Female 3,414 3,128 202 84 376

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 16% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 920 in Muslims are 890.

Religion wise population 2011 - Hatsimla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,141 5,986 1,147 0 2 1 0 0 5
Male 3,727 3,117 607 0 1 0 0 0 2
Female 3,414 2,869 540 0 1 1 0 0 3

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 15.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6176. Female population growth rate of the census town is 20.3% which is 8.6% higher than male population growth rate of 11.7%. General caste population has increased by 18.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -7.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -4.8% and child population has increased by 0.1% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hatsimla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.6% 18.1% -7.3% -4.8% 0.1%
Male 11.7% 15.9% -27% -5% -1.9%
Female 20.3% 20.6% 29.5% -4.5% 2.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 916 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 910, in schedule caste is 944 and in schedule tribe is 1105. There are 1059 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 66 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hatsimla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 66 35 412 5 42
2011 916 910 944 1105 1059
2001 850 875 532 1100 1017

Literacy

Total 5415 people in the census town are literate, among them 3004 are male and 2411 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hatsimla is 84%. 89% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hatsimla

Total Male Female
Change 7.7% 5.8% 10.6%
2011 84.5% 89.1% 79.4%
2001 76.8% 83.3% 68.8%

Workers profile

Hatsimla has 50% (3604) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 33% female population are working population. 63% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hatsimla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.5% 42.3% 8.2% 49.5%
Male 66.5% 62.7% 3.7% 33.5%
Female 33% 20% 13% 67%