Hansoa Village, with population of 607 is Galsi - I sub district's the 16th least populous village, located in Galsi - I sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Hansoa village is 4 km2 and it is the 20th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 153 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Durgapur and distance from Hansoa village to Durgapur is 30 km. Pin code of Hansoa village is 713420.

Demographics

The village is home to 607 people, among them 376 (62%) are male and 231 (38%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hansoa village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 149 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hansoa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 607 588 13 6 84
Male 376 368 5 3 44
Female 231 220 8 3 40

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -56.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1397. Female population growth rate of the village is -64.1% which is -14% lower than male population growth rate of -50.1%. General caste population has decreased by -49.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -92.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -88% and child population has decreased by -50% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hansoa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -56.5% -49.7% -92.7% -88% -50%
Male -50.1% -41.7% -94.7% -89.7% -42.9%
Female -64.1% -59% -90.6% -85.7% -56%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 614 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 598, in schedule caste is 1600 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 909 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 239 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 273 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hansoa

Total General SC ST Child
Change -239 -253 696 276 -273
2011 614 598 1600 1000 909
2001 853 851 904 724 1182

Literacy

Total 509 people in the village are literate, among them 330 are male and 179 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hansoa is 97%. 99% of male and 94% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hansoa

Total Male Female
Change 17.6% 8.7% 27.6%
2011 97.3% 99.4% 93.7%
2001 79.7% 90.7% 66.1%

Workers profile

Hansoa has 51% (312) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 70% male and 21% female population are working population. 69% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hansoa

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.4% 46.1% 5.3% 48.6%
Male 70.2% 68.9% 1.3% 29.8%
Female 20.8% 9.1% 11.7% 79.2%