Krishnadebpur Village, with population of about 14 thousand is Kalna - I sub district's the most populous village, located in Kalna - I sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Krishnadebpur village is 6 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2142 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Krishnadebpur which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Kalna and distance from Krishnadebpur village to Kalna is 8 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Krishnadebpur village is 713405. 0.03 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 14 thousand people, among them 7048 (52%) are male and 6617 (48%) are female. 40% of the whole population are from general caste, 59% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Krishnadebpur village is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3138 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Krishnadebpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,665 5,422 8,043 200 1,360
Male 7,048 2,746 4,209 93 719
Female 6,617 2,676 3,834 107 641

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -1.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is -3.3% which is -3.7% lower than male population growth rate of 0.4%. General caste population has increased by 4.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -72.2% and child population has decreased by -30.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Krishnadebpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.4% 4.2% 1.3% -72.2% -30.9%
Male 0.4% 3.1% 4.7% -72.4% -25.3%
Female -3.3% 5.4% -2.2% -72.1% -36.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 939 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 911 and in schedule tribe is 1151. There are 892 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 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 154 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Krishnadebpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -36 22 -65 15 -154
2011 939 975 911 1151 892
2001 975 953 976 1136 1046

Literacy

Total 9372 people in the village are literate, among them 5204 are male and 4168 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Krishnadebpur is 76%. 82% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Krishnadebpur

Total Male Female
Change 14.4% 12.4% 16.2%
2011 76.2% 82.2% 69.7%
2001 61.8% 69.8% 53.5%

Workers profile

Krishnadebpur has 39% (5281) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 16% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Krishnadebpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.6% 33.1% 5.6% 61.4%
Male 59.4% 53% 6.5% 40.6%
Female 16.5% 11.9% 4.6% 83.5%