Khamar Diar Village, with population of 8385 is Bhagawangola - II sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Bhagawangola - II sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Khamar Diar village is 20 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 421 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jiaganj and distance from Khamar Diar village to Jiaganj is 36 km. Pin code of Khamar Diar village is 742135.

Demographics

The village is home to 8385 people, among them 4307 (51%) are male and 4078 (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khamar Diar village is 18%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1832 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khamar Diar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,385 7,075 1,307 3 1,505
Male 4,307 3,615 691 1 768
Female 4,078 3,460 616 2 737

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 88.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4442. Female population growth rate of the village is 93.2% which is 8.4% higher than male population growth rate of 84.8%. General caste population has increased by 59.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 130600% and child population has increased by 61.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khamar Diar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 88.8% 59.3% 130600% 0% 61.3%
Male 84.8% 55.1% 0% 0% 60.7%
Female 93.2% 64% 61500% 0% 62%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 947 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 891 and in schedule tribe is 2000. There are 960 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 8 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khamar Diar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 52 891 2000 8
2011 947 957 891 2000 960
2001 906 905 0 0 952

Literacy

Total 3862 people in the village are literate, among them 1829 are male and 2033 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khamar Diar is 56%. 52% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khamar Diar

Total Male Female
Change 19.3% 15.6% 23.2%
2011 56.1% 51.7% 60.9%
2001 36.8% 36.1% 37.7%

Workers profile

Khamar Diar has 29% (2445) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 6% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khamar Diar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.2% 19.9% 9.2% 70.8%
Male 50.7% 37.3% 13.3% 49.3%
Female 6.4% 1.5% 4.9% 93.6%