Swarupnagar Community Development Block, with population of about 2.6 lakh is North Twenty Four Parganas district's the 6th most populous sub district, located in North Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 65 villages in the sub district, among them Banglani is the most populous village with population of about 24 thousand and Laskarpota is the least populous village with population of 542. Bil Balli is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 41 km2 and Bayar Ghata is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Deora Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.6 lakh people, among them about 1.3 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.2 lakh (49%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Swarupnagar community development block is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 62 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 98% (about 2.5 lakh) live in Swarupnagar Sub District rural part and 2% (4360) population live in the Swarupnagar Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Swarupnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 256,075 175,893 79,534 648 25,896
Male 131,510 90,028 41,119 363 13,257
Female 124,565 85,865 38,415 285 12,639

Most populated Villages and Cities in Swarupnagar

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Banglani 24422 Deora 4360
Bithari 19287
Hakimpur 10145
Dattapara 8532
Sarapul 8290
Nalabara 7572
Purba Polta 7483
Bara Bankra 6866
Charghat 6819
Gopalpur 6799

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 52% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 48% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 934 in Muslims are 962.

Religion wise population 2011 - Swarupnagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 256,075 133,597 121,842 241 37 6 28 0 324
Male 131,510 69,061 62,107 138 18 2 18 0 166
Female 124,565 64,536 59,735 103 19 4 10 0 158

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 13% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 12.6% which is -0.8% lower than male population growth rate of 13.4%. General caste population has increased by 13.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 256% and child population has decreased by -19% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Swarupnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13% 13.5% 11.3% 256% -19%
Male 13.4% 13.7% 12.1% 270.4% -18.9%
Female 12.6% 13.3% 10.4% 239.3% -19.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 947 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 954, in schedule caste is 934 and in schedule tribe is 785. There are 953 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Swarupnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -7 -4 -14 -72 -2
2011 947 954 934 785 953
2001 954 958 948 857 955

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Swarupnagar

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Saiyadkati 1052 Deora 933
Malanga Para 1044
Damhati 1031
Srinathpur 1013
Bhumitala 1009
Khardda Singa 1001
Shakdaha 984
Dobila 984
Saguna 983
Balti 980

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 97 thousand are male and about 82 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Swarupnagar is 78%. 82% of male and 73% 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 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Swarupnagar

Total Male Female
Change 8.4% 5.8% 11.1%
2011 77.6% 81.8% 73.1%
2001 69.2% 76% 62%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Swarupnagar

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Labangola 91 Deora 91
Parui 90
Bagghata 89
Kapileshwarpur 88
Tepul 86
Sarparajpurgabarda 84
Amudia 84
Charghat 84
Bhumitala 84
Dobila 84

Workers profile

Swarupnagar has 38% (about 97 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 14% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Swarupnagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.8% 29.1% 8.7% 62.2%
Male 60.2% 50.7% 9.5% 39.8%
Female 14.1% 6.2% 7.9% 85.9%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Swarupnagar

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Bil Balli 41.1 Deora 1.6
Bithari 13.8
Banglani 11.6
Nalabara 7.3
Purba Polta 7.2
Gokulpur 5.8
Kanchdahh 5.5
Gobindapur 4.8
Sarapul 4.4
Gopalpur 4.3