Gopalbera Village, with population of 565 is Mangolkote sub district's the 18th least populous village, located in Mangolkote sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Gopalbera village is 1 km2 and it is the 12th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 869 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Gushkara and distance from Gopalbera village to Gushkara is 5 km. Pin code of Gopalbera village is 713131.

Demographics

The village is home to 565 people, among them 284 (50%) are male and 281 (50%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 24% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gopalbera village is 8%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 137 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gopalbera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 565 419 8 138 44
Male 284 207 3 74 20
Female 281 212 5 64 24

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 518. Female population growth rate of the village is 6% which is -6.3% lower than male population growth rate of 12.3%. General caste population has increased by 55.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -94.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 23.2% and child population has decreased by -20% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gopalbera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.1% 55.2% -94.1% 23.2% -20%
Male 12.3% 60.5% -95.5% 27.6% -16.7%
Female 6% 50.4% -92.9% 18.5% -22.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 989 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1024, in schedule caste is 1667 and in schedule tribe is 865. There are 1200 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 58 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 92 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gopalbera

Total General SC ST Child
Change -58 -69 606 -66 -92
2011 989 1024 1667 865 1200
2001 1047 1093 1061 931 1292

Literacy

Total 516 people in the village are literate, among them 261 are male and 255 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gopalbera is 99%. 99% of male and 99% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 31%. Male literacy has gone up by 25% and female literacy rate has gone up by 37%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gopalbera

Total Male Female
Change 31.0% 25.1% 36.8%
2011 99% 98.9% 99.2%
2001 68% 73.8% 62.4%

Workers profile

Gopalbera has 46% (258) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 25% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 27% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gopalbera

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.7% 21.4% 24.2% 54.3%
Male 66.2% 38.7% 27.5% 33.8%
Female 24.9% 3.9% 21% 75.1%