Baikunthapur Village, with population of 1998 is Amdanga sub district's the 37th least populous village, located in Amdanga sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Baikunthapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 16th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2379 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kachrapara and distance from Baikunthapur village to Kachrapara is 15 km. Pin code of Baikunthapur village is 743711.

Demographics

The village is home to 1998 people, among them 1034 (52%) are male and 964 (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Baikunthapur village is 8%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 481 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Baikunthapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,998 1,649 307 42 163
Male 1,034 855 162 17 76
Female 964 794 145 25 87

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 4.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1918. Female population growth rate of the village is 7.3% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 1.4%. General caste population has increased by 1.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.5% and child population has decreased by 0% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Baikunthapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.2% 1.2% 22.3% 13.5% 0%
Male 1.4% -1.4% 20% -5.6% -11.6%
Female 7.3% 4.1% 25% 31.6% 13%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 932 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 895 and in schedule tribe is 1471. There are 1145 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 52 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 250 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Baikunthapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 52 49 36 415 250
2011 932 929 895 1471 1145
2001 880 880 859 1056 895

Literacy

Total 1765 people in the village are literate, among them 931 are male and 834 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Baikunthapur is 96%. 97% of male and 95% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Baikunthapur

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 1.4% 8.4%
2011 96.2% 97.2% 95.1%
2001 91.6% 95.8% 86.7%

Workers profile

Baikunthapur has 38% (756) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 14% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Baikunthapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.8% 35.6% 2.2% 62.2%
Male 60.1% 58.5% 1.5% 39.9%
Female 14% 11.1% 2.9% 86%