Sagarpara Village, with population of about 27 thousand is Jalangi sub district's the most populous village, located in Jalangi sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Sagarpara village is 18 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1510 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Berhampore and distance from Sagarpara village to Berhampore is 60 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sagarpara village is 742306.

Demographics

The village is home to about 27 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (51%) are male and about 13 thousand (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sagarpara village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 6504 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sagarpara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27,385 19,510 7,513 362 3,375
Male 14,096 10,011 3,896 189 1,715
Female 13,289 9,499 3,617 173 1,660

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.9% which is 0.8% higher than male population growth rate of 11.1%. General caste population has decreased by -7.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 137.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.3% and child population has decreased by -14.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sagarpara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.5% -7.6% 137.2% 29.3% -14.5%
Male 11.1% -8.2% 136.6% 36% -14%
Female 11.9% -7% 137.8% 22.7% -15%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 943 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 949, in schedule caste is 928 and in schedule tribe is 915. There are 968 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sagarpara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 12 5 -99 -12
2011 943 949 928 915 968
2001 936 937 923 1014 980

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 9086 are male and 7960 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sagarpara is 71%. 73% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sagarpara

Total Male Female
Change 11.5% 9.4% 13.7%
2011 71% 73.4% 68.4%
2001 59.5% 64% 54.7%

Workers profile

Sagarpara has 35% (9484) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 12% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sagarpara

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.6% 29.4% 5.3% 65.4%
Male 56.2% 50% 6.1% 43.8%
Female 11.8% 7.5% 4.3% 88.2%