Ketugram - II Community Development Block, with population of about 1.2 lakh is Barddhaman district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Barddhaman district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 55 villages in the sub district, among them Ketugram is the most populous village with population of 9990 and Chitahati is the least populous village with population of 193. Nabagram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 9 km2 and Chak Kharulia is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.2 lakh people, among them about 61 thousand (52%) are male and about 57 thousand (48%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ketugram - II community development block is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 28 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ketugram - II

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 118,567 74,433 43,442 692 13,443
Male 61,413 38,728 22,323 362 6,880
Female 57,154 35,705 21,119 330 6,563

Most populated Villages in Ketugram - II

Villages
Name Population
Ketugram 9990
Nirol 7031
Maugram 6927
Char Sujapur 4696
Keuguri 4682
Baharan 4562
Gangatikuri 4053
Srirampur 4043
Charkhi 3727
Nutangram 3726

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 20% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 931 in Muslims are 928.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ketugram - II

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 118,567 94,555 23,895 38 7 1 8 2 61
Male 61,413 48,955 12,391 22 4 1 5 2 33
Female 57,154 45,600 11,504 16 3 0 3 0 28

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 10.3% which is -0.8% lower than male population growth rate of 11.1%. General caste population has increased by 7.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 20.1% and child population has decreased by -10.9% in the sub district since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.8% 7.1% 17.6% 20.1% -10.9%
Male 11.1% 7.8% 17.4% 19.5% -12%
Female 10.3% 6.3% 17.7% 20.9% -9.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 931 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 922, in schedule caste is 946 and in schedule tribe is 912. There are 954 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 decreased by 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 23 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ketugram - II

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 -12 2 11 23
2011 931 922 946 912 954
2001 937 934 944 901 931

Villages with highest sex ratio in Ketugram - II

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Komdanga 1142
Teora 1011
Chak Kharulia 1004
Anantapur 987
Murundi 983
Kalyanpur 978
Raghupur 973
Taipur 972
Khenaibanda 966
Charkhi 965

Literacy

Total about 69 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 39 thousand are male and about 30 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ketugram - II is 66%. 72% 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 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ketugram - II

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 2.9% 6.9%
2011 66% 71.6% 59.8%
2001 61.1% 68.7% 52.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Ketugram - II

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Enayetpur 86
Komdanga 86
Uddharanpur 86
Kandanag 85
Maliha 84
Brahmadanga 83
Shiblun 80
Kauri 80
Teora 80
Ambalgram 80

Workers profile

Ketugram - II has 36% (about 43 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 11% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ketugram - II

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.4% 29% 7.4% 63.6%
Male 60.3% 51.5% 8.8% 39.7%
Female 10.7% 4.8% 5.9% 89.3%

Biggest Villages in Ketugram - II

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Nabagram 8.8
Baharan 8.8
Ketugram 8.5
Maugram 8.1
Nirol 7.1
Billeswar Rasui 6.4
Keuguri 6.3
Gangatikuri 6.1
Shiblun 5.1
Pachandi 4.5