Panchkatia Village, with population of 862 is Beldanga - II sub district's the 6th least populous village, located in Beldanga - II sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Panchkatia village is 0 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2102 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Berhampore and distance from Panchkatia village to Berhampore is 10 km. Pin code of Panchkatia village is 742163.

Demographics

The village is home to 862 people, among them 447 (52%) are male and 415 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Panchkatia village is 7%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 208 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Panchkatia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 862 862 0 0 59
Male 447 447 0 0 27
Female 415 415 0 0 32

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 745. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.1% which is -15.7% lower than male population growth rate of 23.8%. General caste population has increased by 15.7% and child population has decreased by -36.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Panchkatia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.7% 15.7% 0% 0% -36.6%
Male 23.8% 23.8% 0% 0% -47.1%
Female 8.1% 8.1% 0% 0% -23.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 928 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 928,. There are 1185 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 136 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 361 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Panchkatia

Total General SC ST Child
Change -136 -136 0 0 361
2011 928 928 0 0 1185
2001 1064 1064 0 0 824

Literacy

Total 715 people in the village are literate, among them 397 are male and 318 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Panchkatia is 89%. 95% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Panchkatia

Total Male Female
Change 15.4% 13.2% 16.3%
2011 89% 94.5% 83%
2001 73.6% 81.3% 66.7%

Workers profile

Panchkatia has 36% (312) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 6% female population are working population. 63% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Panchkatia

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.2% 34.9% 1.3% 63.8%
Male 64% 62.9% 1.1% 36%
Female 6.3% 4.8% 1.4% 93.7%