Binpur - II Community Development Block, with population of about 1.6 lakh is Paschim Medinipur district's the 13th least populous sub district, located in Paschim Medinipur district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 401 villages in the sub district, among them Bamandiha is the most populous village with population of 2770 and Palashbani is the least populous village with population of 3. Dangardiha is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 6 km2 and Chhuchhada is the smallest with 0 km2.

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

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.6 lakh people, among them about 83 thousand (50%) are male and about 82 thousand (50%) are female. 44% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 40% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Binpur - II community development block is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 39 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 97% (about 1.6 lakh) live in Binpur - II Sub District rural part and 3% (5724) population live in the Binpur - II Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Binpur - II

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 164,522 72,853 25,947 65,722 19,354
Male 82,654 36,916 13,086 32,652 9,867
Female 81,868 35,937 12,861 33,070 9,487

Most populated Villages and Cities in Binpur - II

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Bamandiha 2770 Shilda 5724
Harda 2627
Barashukjora 2285
Pachapani 2259
Muransol 2081
Orgonda 2005
Belpahari 1863
Kechanda 1492
Hijla 1438
Ergoda 1408

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 74% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district all other religious communities contribute 26% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 975

Religion wise population 2011 - Binpur - II

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 164,522 121,224 1,220 261 39 44 23 40,480 1,231
Male 82,654 61,376 596 129 19 20 9 19,950 555
Female 81,868 59,848 624 132 20 24 14 20,530 676

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 12.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 13.2% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of 12.3%. General caste population has increased by 15.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 6.9% and child population has decreased by -7% in the sub district since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.7% 15.4% 21.3% 6.9% -7%
Male 12.3% 15% 20.7% 6.4% -7%
Female 13.2% 15.8% 21.9% 7.5% -6.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 983 and in schedule tribe is 1013. There are 961 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 decreased by 0 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Binpur - II

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 6 10 11 0
2011 990 973 983 1013 961
2001 983 967 973 1002 961

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Binpur - II

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Hetyasol 1500 Shilda 1001
Phalkardanga 1500
Agyapal 1478
Parulia 1424
Jabarpur 1415
Bhulagara 1364
Helakata 1356
Jamdahari 1353
Katuchua 1352
Talbera 1348

Literacy

Total about 1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 59 thousand are male and about 43 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Binpur - II is 70%. 81% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Binpur - II

Total Male Female
Change 8.9% 4.5% 13.4%
2011 70.5% 80.8% 60.1%
2001 61.6% 76.3% 46.7%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Binpur - II

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Harenagar 100 Shilda 81
Palashbani 100
Karasai 100
Nalkhalia 100
Gobindapur 96
Chhera 94
Kurshuli 93
Pathra 90
Phenauri 90
Bhandarpur 89

Workers profile

Binpur - II has 48% (about 79 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 39% female population are working population. 20% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 36% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 33% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Binpur - II

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47.9% 13.5% 34.4% 52.1%
Male 56.4% 20.2% 36.3% 43.6%
Female 39.3% 6.7% 32.5% 60.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Binpur - II

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Dangardiha 5.9 Shilda 1.4
Bamandiha 4.8
Dakai 4.8
Jabla 4.7
Bagdoba 4.4
Makarbhula 4
Barighati 3.8
Shiyarbinda 3.7
Orali 3.7
Pachapani 3.6