Bhatenda Census Town, with population of 6349 is Rajarhat sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Rajarhat sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bhatenda census town is 1 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 5720 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Bhatenda Ward No 01 and the population of Bhatenda Ward No 01 is 6349.

Nearest railway station is Bidhan Nagar which is 7 km far from here. Rajarhat is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 2 km. District head quarter of the census town is Barasat which is 12 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 10 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1243 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39°C and minimum temperature goes down to 15°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6349 people, among them 3231 (51%) are male and 3118 (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhatenda census town is 9%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1597 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhatenda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,349 5,578 637 134 542
Male 3,231 2,843 317 71 267
Female 3,118 2,735 320 63 275

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 968 in Muslims are 896.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhatenda

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,349 5,877 455 10 4 1 0 1 1
Male 3,231 2,986 240 2 2 1 0 0 0
Female 3,118 2,891 215 8 2 0 0 1 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 40.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4513. Female population growth rate of the census town is 45.9% which is 9.9% higher than male population growth rate of 36%. General caste population has increased by 46.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 109.4% and child population has increased by 33.8% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhatenda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40.7% 46.8% -1.8% 109.4% 33.8%
Male 36% 43% -11.5% 136.7% 21.9%
Female 45.9% 50.9% 10% 85.3% 47.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 965 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 1009 and in schedule tribe is 887. There are 1030 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 181 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhatenda

Total General SC ST Child
Change 66 51 196 -246 181
2011 965 962 1009 887 1030
2001 899 911 813 1133 849

Literacy

Total 5419 people in the census town are literate, among them 2832 are male and 2587 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhatenda is 93%. 96% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhatenda

Total Male Female
Change 5.2% 3.6% 7.1%
2011 93.3% 95.5% 91%
2001 88.1% 91.9% 83.9%

Workers profile

Bhatenda has 33% (2123) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 9% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhatenda

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.4% 32.6% 0.9% 66.6%
Male 57.4% 56% 1.4% 42.6%
Female 8.6% 8.2% 0.4% 91.4%