Chaudanga Village, with population of 199 is Raina - II sub district's the 4th least populous village, located in Raina - II sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Chaudanga village is 1 km2 and it is the 4th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 332 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Arambag and distance from Chaudanga village to Arambag is 18 km. Pin code of Chaudanga village is 713427.

Demographics

The village is home to 199 people, among them 100 (50%) are male and 99 (50%) are female., 46% are from schedule caste and 54% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chaudanga village is 13%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 44 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chaudanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 199 0 92 107 25
Male 100 0 52 48 12
Female 99 0 40 59 13

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 185. Female population growth rate of the village is 7.6% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of 7.5%.; Schedule caste population has decreased by -31.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 114% and child population has increased by 25% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chaudanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.6% 0% -31.9% 114% 25%
Male 7.5% 0% -22.4% 84.6% 33.3%
Female 7.6% 0% -41.2% 145.8% 18.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in in schedule caste is 769 and in schedule tribe is 1229. There are 1083 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 139 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chaudanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change 1 0 -246 306 -139
2011 990 0 769 1229 1083
2001 989 0 1015 923 1222

Literacy

Total 167 people in the village are literate, among them 87 are male and 80 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chaudanga is 96%. 99% of male and 93% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 35%. Male literacy has gone up by 25% and female literacy rate has gone up by 46%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chaudanga

Total Male Female
Change 35.4% 25.1% 46.1%
2011 96% 98.9% 93%
2001 60.6% 73.8% 46.9%

Workers profile

Chaudanga has 39% (78) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 15% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 21% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chaudanga

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.2% 21.1% 18.1% 60.8%
Male 63% 42% 21% 37%
Female 15.2% 0% 15.2% 84.8%