Baunia Abad Village, with population of about 10 thousand is Sandeshkhali - I sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Sandeshkhali - I sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Baunia Abad village is 15 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 660 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Basirhat and distance from Baunia Abad village to Basirhat is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Baunia Abad village is 743442.

Demographics

The village is home to about 10 thousand people, among them 5148 (51%) are male and 4880 (49%) are female. 46% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste and 23% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Baunia Abad village is 14%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 2216 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Baunia Abad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,028 4,590 3,169 2,269 1,406
Male 5,148 2,361 1,644 1,143 701
Female 4,880 2,229 1,525 1,126 705

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9072. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.6% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 8.6%. General caste population has increased by 17.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1.3% and child population has decreased by -6.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Baunia Abad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.5% 17.3% 8.6% 1.3% -6.4%
Male 8.6% 16% 6.1% -1% -11.4%
Female 12.6% 18.6% 11.3% 3.9% -0.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 948 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 944, in schedule caste is 928 and in schedule tribe is 985. There are 1006 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 107 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Baunia Abad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 34 21 44 46 107
2011 948 944 928 985 1006
2001 914 923 884 939 899

Literacy

Total 6635 people in the village are literate, among them 3758 are male and 2877 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Baunia Abad is 77%. 85% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Baunia Abad

Total Male Female
Change 12.7% 10.4% 15.3%
2011 77% 84.5% 68.9%
2001 64.3% 74.1% 53.6%

Workers profile

Baunia Abad has 35% (3499) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 12% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Baunia Abad

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.9% 18.8% 16.1% 65.1%
Male 56.2% 33.4% 22.8% 43.8%
Female 12.4% 3.4% 9% 87.6%