Suti - II Community Development Block, with population of about 2.8 lakh is Murshidabad district's the 7th most populous sub district, located in Murshidabad district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 24 villages in the sub district, among them Umrapur is the most populous village with population of about 20 thousand and Bhairabpur is the least populous village with population of 248. Umrapur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 13 km2 and Madupur is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 13 census towns in the sub district, those are - Paschim Punropara, Aurangabad, Dafahat, Jagtaj and Kakramari Census Towns (limited to 5 most populous).

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.8 lakh people, among them about 1.4 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.4 lakh (50%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Suti - II community development block is 19%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 54 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 60% (about 1.7 lakh) live in Suti - II Sub District urban part and 40% (about 1.1 lakh) population live in the Suti - II Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Suti - II

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 278,922 257,968 20,461 493 52,382
Male 139,995 129,332 10,419 244 26,390
Female 138,927 128,636 10,042 249 25,992

Most populated Villages and Cities in Suti - II

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Umrapur 19855 Paschim Punropara 40683
Mahesail 16178 Aurangabad 39261
Bahagalpur 11528 Dafahat 15688
Bazegazipur 6502 Jagtaj 11261
Baliaghati 5610 Kakramari 9423
Bauripuni 5036 Hafania 8171
Gazipur 4600 Bhabki 7772
Sankarpur 4530 Mahendrapur 6979
Amuha 4331 Debipur 6506
Lakshmipur 3961 Ichhlampur 6015

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 73% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Hindus which contribute 27% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 1010 in Hindus are 948.

Religion wise population 2011 - Suti - II

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 278,922 75,927 202,292 230 20 7 248 0 198
Male 139,995 38,971 100,659 122 11 3 127 0 102
Female 138,927 36,956 101,633 108 9 4 121 0 96

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 30.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 31.6% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 30%. General caste population has increased by 33.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2638.9% and child population has increased by 10.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Suti - II

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30.8% 33.1% 5.8% 2638.9% 10.8%
Male 30% 32.2% 6.4% 2950% 10.6%
Female 31.6% 34% 5.1% 2390% 11.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 992 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 995, in schedule caste is 964 and in schedule tribe is 1020. There are 985 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Suti - II

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 14 -12 -230 4
2011 992 995 964 1020 985
2001 980 981 976 1250 981

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Suti - II

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Faridpur 1177 Aurangabad 1016
Sankarpur 1053 Khanpur 1016
Baliaghati 1034 Paschim Punropara 1011
Bazegazipur 1019 Dafahat 1007
Bauripuni 1019 Mahendrapur 1004
Bahagalpur 1002 Jagtaj 1003
Madupur 1001 Ichhlampur 996
Umrapur 998 Khidirpur 990
Nezampur 982 Chakmeghoan 972
Lakshmipur 974 Hafania 969

Literacy

Total about 1.3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 69 thousand are male and about 56 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Suti - II is 55%. 60% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Suti - II

Total Male Female
Change 12.6% 7.8% 17.5%
2011 55.2% 60.4% 50%
2001 42.6% 52.6% 32.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Suti - II

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Manikpur 67 Debipur 69
Kadamtala 67 Bhabki 69
Kayadanga 65 Mahendrapur 66
Hazipur 64 Hafania 64
Prasadpur 63 Aurangabad 64
Bamuha 61 Jagtaj 61
Lakshmipur 58 Dafahat 59
Amuha 57 Paschim Punropara 56
Nezampur 57 Khanpur 56
Bazegazipur 55 Khidirpur 54

Workers profile

Suti - II has 46% (about 1.3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 43% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Suti - II

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46.1% 34.8% 11.3% 53.9%
Male 48.7% 40.8% 7.9% 51.3%
Female 43.5% 28.8% 14.7% 56.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Suti - II

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Umrapur 13.1 Paschim Punropara 7.7
Mahesail 9.8 Bhabki 3.6
Bahagalpur 8.7 Aurangabad 2.8
Lokaipur 4.8 Dafahat 2.7
Basantapur 4.2 Khanpur 1.6
Kisorpur 4.1 Kakramari 1.5
Amuha 2.7 Chakmeghoan 1.3
Hazipur 2.6 Hafania 1.1
Baliaghati 2.3 Khidirpur 1.1
Gazipur 2 Ichhlampur 0.8