Hasnabad Community Development Block, with population of about 2 lakh is North Twenty Four Parganas district's the 11th least populous sub district, located in North Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 73 villages in the sub district, among them Barunhat is the most populous village with population of about 17 thousand and Char Narayanpur is the least populous village with population of 136. Chak Patli is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 15 km2 and Bezpatli is the smallest with 0 km2.

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

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2 lakh people, among them about 1 lakh (51%) are male and about 99 thousand (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hasnabad community development block is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 48 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 97% (about 2 lakh) live in Hasnabad Sub District rural part and 3% (6248) population live in the Hasnabad Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hasnabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 203,262 144,475 51,295 7,492 25,007
Male 104,019 73,718 26,515 3,786 12,722
Female 99,243 70,757 24,780 3,706 12,285

Most populated Villages and Cities in Hasnabad

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Barunhat 16635 Sadigachhi 6248
Ichhapur 7872
Chak Patli 7128
Dakshin Bhebia 7102
Ghoshalati 6892
Kharampur 5714
Murarisaha 5652
Bhurkunda 5617
Shulkuniabad 5414
Ghuni 4281

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 57% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Hindus which contribute 43% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 971 in Hindus are 933.

Religion wise population 2011 - Hasnabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 203,262 88,112 114,869 121 18 6 3 0 133
Male 104,019 45,592 58,280 58 13 5 2 0 69
Female 99,243 42,520 56,589 63 5 1 1 0 64

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 14.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 14.9% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 14.2%. General caste population has increased by 14.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 24.6% and child population has decreased by -15.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hasnabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.5% 14.2% 13.9% 24.6% -15.6%
Male 14.2% 14% 13.3% 22.9% -16.6%
Female 14.9% 14.4% 14.5% 26.4% -14.6%

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 960, in schedule caste is 935 and in schedule tribe is 979. There are 966 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hasnabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 6 4 10 28 22
2011 954 960 935 979 966
2001 948 956 925 951 944

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Hasnabad

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kantakhali 1123 Sadigachhi 938
Amrulgachha 1114
Jamberiaabad 1078
Rajnagar 1064
Chanpatala 1062
Bezpatli 1040
Sundaria 1035
Mohanpurabad 1029
Chalitabaria 1009
Makhalgachha 1009

Literacy

Total about 1.3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 70 thousand are male and about 58 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hasnabad is 71%. 76% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hasnabad

Total Male Female
Change 8.1% 4.3% 12.0%
2011 71.5% 76.3% 66.4%
2001 63.4% 72% 54.4%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Hasnabad

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Char Narayanpur 99 Sadigachhi 80
Hasnabad 85
Chak Khanpukur 83
Bhurkunda 83
Rajnagar 82
Amlani 81
Rajapura 81
Nawapara 81
Simulia 80
Kalutala 79

Workers profile

Hasnabad has 39% (about 80 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 19% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hasnabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.4% 32.3% 7.1% 60.6%
Male 58.8% 51.2% 7.6% 41.2%
Female 19% 12.5% 6.5% 81%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Hasnabad

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Chak Patli 14.7 Sadigachhi 2.2
Barunhat 9.3
Ichhapur 8.9
Ghoshalati 8.3
Shulkuniabad 8.1
Bhurkunda 7.7
Kuliadanga Abad 7.2
Murarisaha 4
Kharampurabad 3.8
Mohanpurabad 3.6