Jamgram Village, with population of 7614 is Barabani sub district's the most populous village, located in Barabani sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Jamgram village is 16 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 469 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Asansol and distance from Jamgram village to Asansol is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Jamgram village is 713371.

Demographics

The village is home to 7614 people, among them 3917 (51%) are male and 3697 (49%) are female. 44% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 32% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jamgram village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1523 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jamgram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,614 3,372 1,819 2,423 1,116
Male 3,917 1,767 948 1,202 579
Female 3,697 1,605 871 1,221 537

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6258. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.3% which is -2.7% lower than male population growth rate of 23%. General caste population has increased by 13.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 37% and child population has increased by 30.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jamgram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.7% 13.8% 19.3% 37% 30.4%
Male 23% 15.3% 21.4% 37.8% 33.1%
Female 20.3% 12.1% 17.1% 36.1% 27.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 944 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 919 and in schedule tribe is 1016. There are 927 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 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 41 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jamgram

Total General SC ST Child
Change -21 -27 -34 -13 -41
2011 944 908 919 1016 927
2001 965 935 953 1029 968

Literacy

Total 3902 people in the village are literate, among them 2400 are male and 1502 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jamgram is 60%. 72% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jamgram

Total Male Female
Change 3.2% -0.4% 6.7%
2011 60% 71.9% 47.5%
2001 56.8% 72.3% 40.8%

Workers profile

Jamgram has 35% (2676) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 14% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 21% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jamgram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.1% 19.7% 15.5% 64.9%
Male 55.2% 34.7% 20.5% 44.8%
Female 13.9% 3.7% 10.1% 86.1%