Babaltali Village, with population of about 20 thousand is Raninagar - II sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Raninagar - II sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Babaltali village is 19 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1045 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Berhampore and distance from Babaltali village to Berhampore is 37 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Babaltali village is 742308.

Demographics

The village is home to about 20 thousand people, among them about 10 thousand (51%) are male and 9923 (49%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Babaltali village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4718 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Babaltali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20,177 19,684 417 76 2,661
Male 10,254 10,007 210 37 1,377
Female 9,923 9,677 207 39 1,284

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.2% which is 5.5% higher than male population growth rate of 15.7%. General caste population has increased by 19.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -14.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 31% and child population has decreased by -4.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Babaltali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.3% 19.3% -14.9% 31% -4.3%
Male 15.7% 16.7% -19.5% 23.3% -1.8%
Female 21.2% 22% -9.6% 39.3% -6.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 967, in schedule caste is 986 and in schedule tribe is 1054. There are 932 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 52 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Babaltali

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 42 109 121 -52
2011 968 967 986 1054 932
2001 924 925 877 933 984

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 5902 are male and 5454 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Babaltali is 65%. 66% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Babaltali

Total Male Female
Change 12.6% 9.6% 16.0%
2011 64.8% 66.5% 63.1%
2001 52.2% 56.9% 47.1%

Workers profile

Babaltali has 33% (6570) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 9% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Babaltali

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.6% 25.9% 6.7% 67.4%
Male 55.4% 46.1% 9.4% 44.6%
Female 8.9% 5% 4% 91.1%