Banglani Village, with population of about 24 thousand is Swarupnagar sub district's the most populous village, located in Swarupnagar sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Banglani village is 12 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2102 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Basirhat and distance from Banglani village to Basirhat is 18 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Banglani village is 743286.

Demographics

The village is home to about 24 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (51%) are male and about 12 thousand (49%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 35% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Banglani village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 5817 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Banglani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24,422 15,869 8,535 18 2,476
Male 12,532 8,104 4,415 13 1,267
Female 11,890 7,765 4,120 5 1,209

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.4% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 19.5%. General caste population has increased by 17.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.4% and child population has decreased by -12.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Banglani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.5% 17.8% 22.4% 0% -12.2%
Male 19.5% 17.7% 22.5% 0% -11.5%
Female 19.4% 17.9% 22.3% 0% -12.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 958, in schedule caste is 933 and in schedule tribe is 385. There are 954 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Banglani

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 1 -2 385 -15
2011 949 958 933 385 954
2001 949 957 935 0 969

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 9089 are male and 7795 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Banglani is 77%. 81% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Banglani

Total Male Female
Change 8.8% 6.4% 11.6%
2011 76.9% 80.7% 73%
2001 68.1% 74.3% 61.4%

Workers profile

Banglani has 38% (9166) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 13% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Banglani

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.5% 29.6% 7.9% 62.5%
Male 60.8% 52.6% 8.2% 39.2%
Female 13% 5.3% 7.6% 87%