Nari (P) Census Town, with population of about 13 thousand is Burdwan - I sub district's the most populous census town located in Burdwan - I sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Nari (P) census town is 5 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 2706 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Nari (p) Ward No 01 and the population of Nari (p) Ward No 01 is about 13 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Barddhaman which is 5 km far from here. Barddhaman is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 5 km. District head quarter of the census town is Barddhaman which is 5 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 13 thousand people, among them 6634 (51%) are male and 6438 (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nari (P) census town is 8%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3211 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nari (P)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,072 9,231 3,447 394 1,080
Male 6,634 4,705 1,735 194 574
Female 6,438 4,526 1,712 200 506

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 971 in Muslims are 946.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nari (P)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 13,072 12,367 574 61 1 0 0 5 64
Male 6,634 6,273 295 35 1 0 0 3 27
Female 6,438 6,094 279 26 0 0 0 2 37

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 28.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 28.8% which is 1.3% higher than male population growth rate of 27.5%. General caste population has increased by 30.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -5.1% and child population has decreased by -2.4% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nari (P)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28.1% 30.5% 27.1% -5.1% -2.4%
Male 27.5% 29.6% 26.9% -5.8% 0.7%
Female 28.8% 31.3% 27.3% -4.3% -5.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 987 and in schedule tribe is 1031. There are 882 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 60 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nari (P)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 13 3 16 -60
2011 970 962 987 1031 882
2001 961 949 984 1015 942

Literacy

Total about 10 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 5499 are male and 4905 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nari (P) is 87%. 91% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nari (P)

Total Male Female
Change 8.5% 5.7% 11.4%
2011 86.8% 90.7% 82.7%
2001 78.3% 85% 71.3%

Workers profile

Nari (P) has 37% (4861) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 17% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nari (P)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.2% 34.5% 2.7% 62.8%
Male 57.2% 54% 3.2% 42.8%
Female 16.5% 14.4% 2.1% 83.5%