Gramkalna Village, with population of about 12 thousand is Kalna - I sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Kalna - I sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Gramkalna village is 6 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2002 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kalna and distance from Gramkalna village to Kalna is 10 km. Pin code of Gramkalna village is 713405.

Demographics

The village is home to about 12 thousand people, among them 6183 (52%) are male and 5790 (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gramkalna village is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 2716 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gramkalna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,973 9,894 1,823 256 1,322
Male 6,183 5,093 963 127 660
Female 5,790 4,801 860 129 662

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.6% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of 2.5%. General caste population has increased by 13.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -76.8% and child population has decreased by -21.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gramkalna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.5% 13.4% 4.5% -76.8% -21.8%
Male 2.5% 11.6% 4.8% -77% -22.9%
Female 4.6% 15.4% 4.2% -76.5% -20.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 943, in schedule caste is 893 and in schedule tribe is 1016. There are 1003 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 29 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gramkalna

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 31 -5 20 29
2011 936 943 893 1016 1003
2001 918 912 898 996 974

Literacy

Total 7366 people in the village are literate, among them 4117 are male and 3249 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gramkalna is 69%. 75% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gramkalna

Total Male Female
Change 13.1% 9.9% 16.6%
2011 69.2% 74.5% 63.4%
2001 56.1% 64.6% 46.8%

Workers profile

Gramkalna has 40% (4830) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 18% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gramkalna

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.3% 34.6% 5.7% 59.7%
Male 60.9% 56.7% 4.2% 39.1%
Female 18.4% 11% 7.4% 81.6%