Andul Census Town, with population of 6302 is Sankrail sub district's the 6th least populous census town located in Sankrail sub district of Haora district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Andul census town is 1 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 12119 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Andul Ward No 01 and the population of Andul Ward No 01 is 6302.

Nearest railway station is Andul which is 2 km far from here. Sankrail is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Haora which is 12 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 14 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 15.15 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 30.19°C and minimum temperature goes down to 17.5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6302 people, among them 3182 (50%) are male and 3120 (50%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Andul census town is 6%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1652 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Andul

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,302 5,707 590 5 397
Male 3,182 2,880 299 3 199
Female 3,120 2,827 291 2 198

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 985 in Muslims are 772.

Religion wise population 2011 - Andul

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,302 6,111 101 4 75 1 0 0 10
Male 3,182 3,079 57 1 42 0 0 0 3
Female 3,120 3,032 44 3 33 1 0 0 7

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 10.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5682. Female population growth rate of the census town is 13% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 9%. General caste population has increased by 14%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -11.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -61.5% and child population has increased by 6.4% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Andul

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.9% 14% -11.3% -61.5% 6.4%
Male 9% 11.8% -10.7% -70% 1%
Female 13% 16.4% -11.8% -33.3% 12.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 981 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 982, in schedule caste is 973 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 995 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 102 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Andul

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 39 -12 367 102
2011 981 982 973 667 995
2001 946 943 985 300 893

Literacy

Total 5626 people in the census town are literate, among them 2870 are male and 2756 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Andul is 95%. 96% of male and 94% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Andul

Total Male Female
Change 3.4% 1.4% 5.4%
2011 95.3% 96.2% 94.3%
2001 91.9% 94.8% 88.9%

Workers profile

Andul has 36% (2295) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 13% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Andul

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.4% 33.4% 3% 63.6%
Male 59.2% 56.1% 3.1% 40.8%
Female 13.2% 10.2% 2.9% 86.8%