Ausgram - II Community Development Block, with population of about 1.5 lakh is Barddhaman district's the 10th least populous sub district, located in Barddhaman district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 102 villages in the sub district, among them Chhora is the most populous village with population of 6145 and Ramnagar Chak is the least populous village with population of 13. Amrargar is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 12 km2 and Ramnagar Chak is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.5 lakh people, among them about 77 thousand (51%) are male and about 74 thousand (49%) are female. 48% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste and 14% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ausgram - II community development block is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 37 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Ausgram - II community development block live in the Ausgram - II Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ausgram - II

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 150,896 71,996 57,141 21,759 17,204
Male 77,184 36,907 29,275 11,002 8,649
Female 73,712 35,089 27,866 10,757 8,555

Most populated Villages in Ausgram - II

Villages
Name Population
Chhora 6145
Bhedia 5882
Kota Chandipur 5177
Amrargar 4937
Eral 4612
Sar 4317
Pubar 4167
Debshala 4090
Bhuyera 3779
Brahmandihi 3437

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 21% of the total population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 954 in Muslims are 958

Religion wise population 2011 - Ausgram - II

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 150,896 116,677 32,217 523 64 6 5 1,146 258
Male 77,184 59,726 16,457 256 32 3 4 570 136
Female 73,712 56,951 15,760 267 32 3 1 576 122

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 11.2% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of 10.3%. General caste population has increased by 8.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.6% and child population has decreased by -12.6% in the sub district since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.7% 8.3% 12.9% 13.6% -12.6%
Male 10.3% 7.4% 12.9% 14.2% -13.9%
Female 11.2% 9.2% 13% 12.9% -11.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 951, in schedule caste is 952 and in schedule tribe is 978. There are 989 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ausgram - II

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 17 1 -11 30
2011 955 951 952 978 989
2001 948 934 951 989 959

Villages with highest sex ratio in Ausgram - II

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Arjuri 1183
Balarambati 1107
Bijyapur 1074
Aogram 1053
Tilang 1043
Bhedia 1028
Jayrampur 1022
Dombandi 1019
Ramnagar (Uttar) 1014
Sonaiaima Purba 1011

Literacy

Total about 91 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 52 thousand are male and about 39 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ausgram - II is 68%. 75% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ausgram - II

Total Male Female
Change 5.5% 2.5% 8.7%
2011 68% 75.3% 60.4%
2001 62.5% 72.8% 51.7%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Ausgram - II

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Balarambati 90
Radhaballabhpur 84
Jinjira 84
Shrichandrapur 82
Dhantor 82
Bilaspur 81
Paduma 80
Bilshanda 80
Khorda Dwariapur 79
Satla 79

Workers profile

Ausgram - II has 46% (about 69 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 30% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ausgram - II

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45.7% 26% 19.7% 54.3%
Male 60.8% 41.1% 19.8% 39.2%
Female 29.9% 10.3% 19.6% 70.1%

Biggest Villages in Ausgram - II

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Amrargar 11.7
Debshala 9.6
Bhalki 9.5
Baradoba 8.8
Hodogarya 8.5
Kota Chandipur 8.2
Eral 8.1
Bhuyera 7.9
Chhora 7.9
Khandari 7.4