Chak Simla Village, with population of 104 is Kalna - II sub district's the 4th least populous village, located in Kalna - II sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Chak Simla village is 1 km2 and it is the 21st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 155 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kalna and distance from Chak Simla village to Kalna is 7 km. Pin code of Chak Simla village is 713146.

Demographics

The village is home to 104 people, among them 40 (38%) are male and 64 (62%) are female. 40% of the whole population are from general caste, 60% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chak Simla village is 9%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 24 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chak Simla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 104 42 62 0 9
Male 40 14 26 0 4
Female 64 28 36 0 5

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 99. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.5% which is 29.6% higher than male population growth rate of -11.1%. General caste population has decreased by -57.6% and child population has decreased by -40% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chak Simla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.1% -57.6% 0% 0% -40%
Male -11.1% -68.9% 0% 0% -50%
Female 18.5% -48.1% 0% 0% -28.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1600 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 2000, in schedule caste is 1385. There are 1250 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 400 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 375 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chak Simla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 400 800 1385 0 375
2011 1600 2000 1385 0 1250
2001 1200 1200 0 0 875

Literacy

Total 60 people in the village are literate, among them 26 are male and 34 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chak Simla is 63%. 72% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -4%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone down by -8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chak Simla

Total Male Female
Change -3.5% 4.6% -8.4%
2011 63.2% 72.2% 57.6%
2001 66.7% 67.6% 66%

Workers profile

Chak Simla has 30% (31) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 16% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chak Simla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.8% 22.1% 7.7% 70.2%
Male 52.5% 40% 12.5% 47.5%
Female 15.6% 10.9% 4.7% 84.4%