Mangolkote Community Development Block, with population of about 2.6 lakh is Barddhaman district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Barddhaman district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 130 villages in the sub district, among them Mangalkot is the most populous village with population of about 12 thousand and Tantbandi is the least populous village with population of 11. Mangalkot is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 19 km2 and Chak Parag is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.6 lakh people, among them about 1.3 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.3 lakh (49%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mangolkote community development block is 12%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 61 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Mangolkote community development block live in the Mangolkote Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mangolkote

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 263,240 173,828 81,950 7,462 31,133
Male 134,693 89,249 41,744 3,700 15,679
Female 128,547 84,579 40,206 3,762 15,454

Most populated Villages in Mangolkote

Villages
Name Population
Mangalkot 11537
Kaichar 7347
Purbba Gopalpur 7315
Nigan 6825
Simulia 6498
Bankapasi 6250
Palisgram 6123
Kulsuna 5630
Nutanhat 5349
Jhilu 5311

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 65% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 35% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 960 in Muslims are 943.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mangolkote

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 263,240 170,420 91,949 500 38 15 19 62 237
Male 134,693 86,944 47,332 233 18 7 12 32 115
Female 128,547 83,476 44,617 267 20 8 7 30 122

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 12.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 13.3% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 11.7%. General caste population has increased by 11.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.8% and child population has decreased by -9.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mangolkote

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.5% 11.6% 13.5% 22.8% -9.7%
Male 11.7% 10.8% 13% 21.5% -11%
Female 13.3% 12.5% 14.1% 24% -8.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 954 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 948, in schedule caste is 963 and in schedule tribe is 1017. There are 986 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mangolkote

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 15 10 21 28
2011 954 948 963 1017 986
2001 941 933 953 996 958

Villages with highest sex ratio in Mangolkote

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Bebucha 1323
Tantbandi 1200
Narayanpur 1081
Puratan Kurgram 1067
Baruipara 1047
Lakhuria 1043
Raghunathpur 1040
Keshabpur 1038
Uttar Banpara 1030
Brahmapur 1026

Literacy

Total about 1.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 88 thousand are male and about 70 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mangolkote is 68%. 74% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mangolkote

Total Male Female
Change 8.6% 5.9% 11.6%
2011 68% 73.7% 62%
2001 59.4% 67.8% 50.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Mangolkote

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Tantbandi 100
Gopalbera 99
Gobindapur 92
Uttar Brahmapur 91
Jartha 89
Chak Parag 88
Chandra 87
Dwarshini 83
Sarulia 83
Radhanagar 82

Workers profile

Mangolkote has 38% (about 99 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 13% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mangolkote

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.5% 27.8% 9.7% 62.5%
Male 60.5% 47.9% 12.7% 39.5%
Female 13.4% 6.8% 6.7% 86.6%

Biggest Villages in Mangolkote

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Mangalkot 18.8
Majigram 12.8
Kshirgram 11.4
Nigan 11.2
Bankapasi 9.8
Kaichar 8.5
Paligram 8.3
Gobardhanpur 8.3
Jhilu 7.9
Deulia 6.7