Bara Bil Raghunathpur Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Jalangi sub district's the 7th most populous village, located in Jalangi sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bara Bil Raghunathpur village is 21 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 527 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Berhampore and distance from Bara Bil Raghunathpur village to Berhampore is 50 km. Pin code of Bara Bil Raghunathpur village is 742305.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5832 (52%) are male and 5482 (48%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bara Bil Raghunathpur village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2798 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bara Bil Raghunathpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,314 11,032 87 195 1,435
Male 5,832 5,681 46 105 729
Female 5,482 5,351 41 90 706

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9484. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.7% which is 0.8% higher than male population growth rate of 18.9%. General caste population has increased by 18.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 866.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 21.1% and child population has decreased by -4.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bara Bil Raghunathpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.3% 18.4% 866.7% 21.1% -4.8%
Male 18.9% 17.9% 820% 29.6% -7.6%
Female 19.7% 19.1% 925% 12.5% -1.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 940 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 942, in schedule caste is 891 and in schedule tribe is 857. 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 increased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bara Bil Raghunathpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 10 91 -131 57
2011 940 942 891 857 968
2001 933 932 800 988 911

Literacy

Total 6118 people in the village are literate, among them 3234 are male and 2884 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bara Bil Raghunathpur is 62%. 63% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bara Bil Raghunathpur

Total Male Female
Change 7.4% 5.0% 10.1%
2011 61.9% 63.4% 60.4%
2001 54.5% 58.4% 50.3%

Workers profile

Bara Bil Raghunathpur has 35% (3940) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 8% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bara Bil Raghunathpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.8% 30.8% 4% 65.2%
Male 60% 55.8% 4.2% 40%
Female 8% 4.3% 3.8% 92%