Kusumgram Village, with population of about 12 thousand is Manteswar sub district's the most populous village, located in Manteswar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kusumgram village is 11 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1081 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bardhaman and distance from Kusumgram village to Bardhaman is 36 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kusumgram village is 713422.

Demographics

The village is home to about 12 thousand people, among them 5972 (51%) are male and 5735 (49%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kusumgram village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2521 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kusumgram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,707 10,418 1,030 259 1,572
Male 5,972 5,322 527 123 805
Female 5,735 5,096 503 136 767

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9125. Female population growth rate of the village is 29.5% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 27.2%. General caste population has increased by 24%; Schedule caste population has increased by 82.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 58.9% and child population has increased by 2.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kusumgram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28.3% 24% 82.9% 58.9% 2.6%
Male 27.2% 23.3% 75.7% 59.7% 5.9%
Female 29.5% 24.9% 91.3% 58.1% -0.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 960 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 958, in schedule caste is 954 and in schedule tribe is 1106. There are 953 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 63 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kusumgram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 13 77 -11 -63
2011 960 958 954 1106 953
2001 944 945 877 1117 1016

Literacy

Total 7470 people in the village are literate, among them 4023 are male and 3447 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kusumgram is 74%. 78% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kusumgram

Total Male Female
Change 7.4% 3.0% 12.3%
2011 73.7% 77.9% 69.4%
2001 66.3% 74.9% 57.1%

Workers profile

Kusumgram has 34% (4005) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 10% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kusumgram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.2% 30.8% 3.4% 65.8%
Male 57.7% 52.3% 5.4% 42.3%
Female 9.7% 8.4% 1.4% 90.3%