Kulnagar Village, with population of 1526 is Bhatar sub district's the 44th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kulnagar village is 3 km2 and it is the 49th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 530 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Kulnagar village to Burdwan is 23 km. Pin code of Kulnagar village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 1526 people, among them 682 (45%) are male and 844 (55%) are female. 52% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kulnagar village is 11%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 346 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kulnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,526 801 571 154 164
Male 682 334 276 72 73
Female 844 467 295 82 91

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1453. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.4% which is 26.2% higher than male population growth rate of -7.8%. General caste population has decreased by -2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 20.3% and child population has decreased by -14.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kulnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5% -2% 12.4% 20.3% -14.6%
Male -7.8% -19.1% 6.2% 7.5% -18%
Female 18.4% 15.6% 19% 34.4% -11.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1238 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1398, in schedule caste is 1069 and in schedule tribe is 1139. There are 1247 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 274 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 90 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kulnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 274 420 115 229 90
2011 1238 1398 1069 1139 1247
2001 964 978 954 910 1157

Literacy

Total 838 people in the village are literate, among them 422 are male and 416 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kulnagar is 62%. 69% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kulnagar

Total Male Female
Change 6.2% 4.9% 9.6%
2011 61.5% 69.3% 55.2%
2001 55.3% 64.4% 45.6%

Workers profile

Kulnagar has 42% (635) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 24% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kulnagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.6% 28.4% 13.2% 58.4%
Male 63.3% 48.7% 14.7% 36.7%
Female 24.1% 12.1% 12% 75.9%