Janipur Village, with population of 725 is Bongaon sub district's the 12th least populous village, located in Bongaon sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Janipur village is 0 km2 and it is the smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2417 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangoan and distance from Janipur village to Bangoan is 10 km. Pin code of Janipur village is 743262.

Demographics

The village is home to 725 people, among them 389 (54%) are male and 336 (46%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Janipur village is 7%, among them 67% are boys and 33% are girls. There are 178 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Janipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 725 461 113 151 49
Male 389 252 63 74 33
Female 336 209 50 77 16

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 130.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 315. Female population growth rate of the village is 119.6% which is -20.5% lower than male population growth rate of 140.1%. General caste population has increased by 668.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -55.7% and child population has decreased by -23.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Janipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 130.2% 668.3% -55.7% 0% -23.4%
Male 140.1% 740% -52.3% 0% 6.5%
Female 119.6% 596.7% -59.3% 0% -51.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 864 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 829, in schedule caste is 794 and in schedule tribe is 1041. There are 485 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 80 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 580 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Janipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -80 -171 -138 1041 -580
2011 864 829 794 1041 485
2001 944 1000 932 0 1065

Literacy

Total 633 people in the village are literate, among them 341 are male and 292 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Janipur is 94%. 96% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 42%. Male literacy has gone up by 37% and female literacy rate has gone up by 46%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Janipur

Total Male Female
Change 41.4% 37.0% 46.3%
2011 93.6% 95.8% 91.3%
2001 52.2% 58.8% 45%

Workers profile

Janipur has 61% (445) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 62% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 33% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 59% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Janipur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 61.4% 16.3% 45.1% 38.6%
Male 61.2% 28% 33.2% 38.8%
Female 61.6% 2.7% 58.9% 38.4%