Dhatrigram Census Town, with population of 9951 is Kalna - I sub district's the most populous census town located in Kalna - I sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Dhatrigram census town is 3 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3827 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Dhatrigram Ward No 01 and the population of Dhatrigram Ward No 01 is 9951.

Nearest railway station is Dhatrigram which is within the census town. Kalna is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 13 km. District head quarter of the census town is Barddhaman which is 60 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 85 km far from here. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39°C and minimum temperature goes down to 13°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 9951 people, among them 5137 (52%) are male and 4814 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhatrigram census town is 8%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 2397 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhatrigram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,951 8,129 1,468 354 826
Male 5,137 4,228 732 177 408
Female 4,814 3,901 736 177 418

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 938

Religion wise population 2011 - Dhatrigram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 9,951 9,766 33 1 0 1 0 110 40
Male 5,137 5,040 24 1 0 0 0 46 26
Female 4,814 4,726 9 0 0 1 0 64 14

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 3.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9628. Female population growth rate of the census town is 4.7% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 2.1%. General caste population has increased by 4.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -34.3% and child population has decreased by -24.9% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dhatrigram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.4% 4.7% 10.7% -34.3% -24.9%
Male 2.1% 3.4% 8.9% -34.2% -26.5%
Female 4.7% 6.2% 12.5% -34.4% -23.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 1005 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1025 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 43 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dhatrigram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 25 32 -4 43
2011 937 923 1005 1000 1025
2001 914 898 973 1004 982

Literacy

Total 7704 people in the census town are literate, among them 4224 are male and 3480 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhatrigram is 84%. 89% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dhatrigram

Total Male Female
Change 8.3% 5.2% 11.9%
2011 84.4% 89.3% 79.2%
2001 76.1% 84.1% 67.3%

Workers profile

Dhatrigram has 46% (4589) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 27% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhatrigram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.1% 39.4% 6.7% 53.9%
Male 64.1% 60.2% 4% 35.9%
Female 26.9% 17.2% 9.7% 73.1%