Lalgola Village, with population of about 32 thousand is Lalgola sub district's the most populous village, located in Lalgola sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Lalgola village is 6 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5418 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Lalgola which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Lalgola. Pin code of Lalgola village is 742223.

Demographics

The village is home to about 32 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (51%) are male and about 16 thousand (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lalgola village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 6260 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lalgola

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31,698 27,789 3,886 23 4,290
Male 16,147 14,173 1,962 12 2,185
Female 15,551 13,616 1,924 11 2,105

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 28 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.8% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of 13.1%. General caste population has increased by 10.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 360% and child population has decreased by -12% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lalgola

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13% 10.3% 36.3% 360% -12%
Male 13.1% 10.4% 37.1% 300% -10.6%
Female 12.8% 10.1% 35.4% 450% -13.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 963 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 961, in schedule caste is 981 and in schedule tribe is 917. There are 963 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 32 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lalgola

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -2 -12 250 -32
2011 963 961 981 917 963
2001 966 963 993 667 995

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the village are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 9346 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lalgola is 72%. 75% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lalgola

Total Male Female
Change 10.2% 7.0% 13.5%
2011 72.2% 74.9% 69.5%
2001 62% 67.9% 56%

Workers profile

Lalgola has 38% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 21% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lalgola

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.6% 28.5% 9.1% 62.4%
Male 53.4% 43.3% 10.1% 46.6%
Female 21.2% 13.1% 8.1% 78.8%