Kamarganti Village, with population of 9555 is Haroa sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Haroa sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kamarganti village is 13 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 748 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhangor and distance from Kamarganti village to Bhangor is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kamarganti village is 743502.

Demographics

The village is home to 9555 people, among them 4896 (51%) are male and 4659 (49%) are female. 23% of the whole population are from general caste, 76% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kamarganti village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 2183 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kamarganti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,555 2,202 7,304 49 1,144
Male 4,896 1,135 3,758 3 600
Female 4,659 1,067 3,546 46 544

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8494. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.3% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 11.7%. General caste population has increased by 29.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4800% and child population has decreased by -9.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kamarganti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.5% 29.8% 7.5% 4800% -9.2%
Male 11.7% 25.6% 8.1% 0% -10.3%
Female 13.3% 34.6% 6.9% 4500% -8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 952 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 940, in schedule caste is 944 and in schedule tribe is 15333. There are 907 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kamarganti

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 63 -10 15333 24
2011 952 940 944 15333 907
2001 938 877 954 0 883

Literacy

Total 6124 people in the village are literate, among them 3452 are male and 2672 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kamarganti is 73%. 80% of male and 65% 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 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kamarganti

Total Male Female
Change 3.9% -0.7% 8.8%
2011 72.8% 80.4% 64.9%
2001 68.9% 81.1% 56.1%

Workers profile

Kamarganti has 33% (3167) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 8% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kamarganti

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.1% 28.5% 4.6% 66.9%
Male 57% 51% 6% 43%
Female 8% 4.9% 3.2% 92%