Nasigram Village, with population of 7503 is Bhatar sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Nasigram village is 23 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 329 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Nasigram village to Burdwan is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Nasigram village is 713165.

Demographics

The village is home to 7503 people, among them 3818 (51%) are male and 3685 (49%) are female. 61% of the whole population are from general caste, 39% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nasigram village is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1708 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nasigram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,503 4,544 2,912 47 689
Male 3,818 2,339 1,461 18 352
Female 3,685 2,205 1,451 29 337

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7116. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.5% which is -1.9% lower than male population growth rate of 6.4%. General caste population has decreased by -2.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 176.5% and child population has decreased by -28% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nasigram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.4% -2.7% 19.8% 176.5% -28%
Male 6.4% -2.3% 22.9% 200% -25.4%
Female 4.5% -3% 16.9% 163.6% -30.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 965 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 943, in schedule caste is 993 and in schedule tribe is 1611. There are 957 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 71 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nasigram

Total General SC ST Child
Change -17 -6 -51 -222 -71
2011 965 943 993 1611 957
2001 982 949 1044 1833 1028

Literacy

Total 5063 people in the village are literate, among them 2767 are male and 2296 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nasigram is 74%. 80% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nasigram

Total Male Female
Change 7.4% 5.6% 9.2%
2011 74.3% 79.8% 68.6%
2001 66.9% 74.2% 59.4%

Workers profile

Nasigram has 39% (2930) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 18% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nasigram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.1% 28.2% 10.9% 60.9%
Male 59.4% 47.4% 12% 40.6%
Female 17.9% 8.2% 9.7% 82.1%