Bajedohalia Village, with population of 1156 is Kandi sub district's the 27th least populous village, located in Kandi sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bajedohalia village is 0 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 6422 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kandi and distance from Bajedohalia village to Kandi is 5 km. Pin code of Bajedohalia village is 742137.

Demographics

The village is home to 1156 people, among them 594 (51%) are male and 562 (49%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bajedohalia village is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 246 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bajedohalia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,156 1,056 100 0 109
Male 594 543 51 0 56
Female 562 513 49 0 53

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 33.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 864. Female population growth rate of the village is 39.1% which is 10% higher than male population growth rate of 29.1%. General caste population has increased by 35.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19% and child population has increased by 18.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bajedohalia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.8% 35.4% 19% 0% 18.5%
Male 29.1% 30.5% 15.9% 0% 14.3%
Female 39.1% 40.9% 22.5% 0% 23.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 946 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 945, in schedule caste is 961. There are 946 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 68 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 68 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bajedohalia

Total General SC ST Child
Change 68 70 52 0 68
2011 946 945 961 0 946
2001 878 875 909 0 878

Literacy

Total 933 people in the village are literate, among them 496 are male and 437 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bajedohalia is 89%. 92% of male and 86% 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 - Bajedohalia

Total Male Female
Change 11.0% 9.2% 13.3%
2011 89.1% 92.2% 85.9%
2001 78.1% 83% 72.6%

Workers profile

Bajedohalia has 36% (414) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 11% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bajedohalia

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.8% 29.5% 6.3% 64.2%
Male 59.3% 53% 6.2% 40.7%
Female 11% 4.6% 6.4% 89%