Khodar Bazar Census Town, with population of 6360 is Baruipur sub district's the 6th least populous census town located in Baruipur sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Khodar Bazar 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 7227 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Khodar Bazar Ward No 01 and the population of Khodar Bazar Ward No 01 is 6360.

Nearest railway station is Baruipur which is 1 km far from here. Baruipur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 1 km. District head quarter of the census town is Alipur. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 26 km far from here. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38°C and minimum temperature goes down to 10°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6360 people, among them 3325 (52%) are male and 3035 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khodar Bazar census town is 10%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 1379 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khodar Bazar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,360 6,360 0 0 657
Male 3,325 3,325 0 0 361
Female 3,035 3,035 0 0 296

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 909 in Hindus are 983.

Religion wise population 2011 - Khodar Bazar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,360 357 5,980 3 0 4 1 0 15
Male 3,325 180 3,132 1 0 2 1 0 9
Female 3,035 177 2,848 2 0 2 0 0 6

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 27.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4997. Female population growth rate of the census town is 27% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of 27.5%. General caste population has increased by 27.4% and child population has decreased by -0.6% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khodar Bazar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27.3% 27.4% -100% 0% -0.6%
Male 27.5% 27.7% -100% 0% -0.6%
Female 27% 27.1% -100% 0% -0.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 913 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 913,. There are 820 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 decreased by 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khodar Bazar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 -4 -500 0 -1
2011 913 913 0 0 820
2001 917 917 500 0 821

Literacy

Total 5078 people in the census town are literate, among them 2732 are male and 2346 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khodar Bazar is 89%. 92% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khodar Bazar

Total Male Female
Change 14.1% 10.0% 18.7%
2011 89% 92.2% 85.7%
2001 74.9% 82.2% 67%

Workers profile

Khodar Bazar has 33% (2089) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 12% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khodar Bazar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.8% 31.1% 1.7% 67.2%
Male 51.7% 49.2% 2.5% 48.3%
Female 12.2% 11.3% 0.8% 87.8%