Samudragar Village, with population of about 13 thousand is Purbasthali - I sub district's the most populous village, located in Purbasthali - I sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Samudragar village is 4 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3102 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nabadwip and distance from Samudragar village to Nabadwip is 4 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Samudragar village is 713519.

Demographics

The village is home to about 13 thousand people, among them 6826 (52%) are male and 6263 (48%) are female. 54% of the whole population are from general caste, 43% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Samudragar village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 3028 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Samudragar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,089 7,059 5,682 348 1,343
Male 6,826 3,650 3,000 176 704
Female 6,263 3,409 2,682 172 639

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.3% which is -2.6% lower than male population growth rate of 18.9%. General caste population has increased by 20.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30.3% and child population has decreased by -15.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Samudragar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.7% 20.5% 13.7% 30.3% -15.1%
Male 18.9% 22.3% 14.1% 40.8% -13.1%
Female 16.3% 18.6% 13.2% 21.1% -17.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 894 and in schedule tribe is 977. There are 908 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Samudragar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -20 -29 -7 -159 -45
2011 918 934 894 977 908
2001 938 963 901 1136 953

Literacy

Total 9424 people in the village are literate, among them 5249 are male and 4175 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Samudragar is 80%. 86% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Samudragar

Total Male Female
Change 14.2% 10.3% 18.3%
2011 80.2% 85.7% 74.2%
2001 66% 75.4% 55.9%

Workers profile

Samudragar has 42% (5436) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 20% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Samudragar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.5% 37.7% 3.8% 58.5%
Male 61.4% 58.6% 2.8% 38.6%
Female 19.9% 14.9% 5% 80.1%