Tardaha Kapasati Village, with population of about 12 thousand is Bhangar - I sub district's the most populous village, located in Bhangar - I sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Tardaha Kapasati village is 17 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 692 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Calcutta and distance from Tardaha Kapasati village to Calcutta is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Tardaha Kapasati village is 743502.

Demographics

The village is home to about 12 thousand people, among them 5960 (50%) are male and 5909 (50%) are female. 19% of the whole population are from general caste, 59% are from schedule caste and 22% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tardaha Kapasati village is 13%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 2763 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tardaha Kapasati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,869 2,271 7,038 2,560 1,572
Male 5,960 1,152 3,503 1,305 785
Female 5,909 1,119 3,535 1,255 787

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9391. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.7% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 26.1%. General caste population has increased by 33.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2.8% and child population has increased by 8.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tardaha Kapasati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26.4% 33.4% 35.4% 2.8% 8.1%
Male 26.1% 34.3% 33.8% 4.3% 4.1%
Female 26.7% 32.4% 37.1% 1.3% 12.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 991 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 971, in schedule caste is 1009 and in schedule tribe is 962. There are 1003 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 75 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tardaha Kapasati

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 -14 24 -28 75
2011 991 971 1009 962 1003
2001 986 985 985 990 928

Literacy

Total 6380 people in the village are literate, among them 3675 are male and 2705 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tardaha Kapasati is 62%. 71% of male and 53% 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 - Tardaha Kapasati

Total Male Female
Change 9.3% 7.1% 11.4%
2011 62% 71% 52.8%
2001 52.7% 63.9% 41.4%

Workers profile

Tardaha Kapasati has 35% (4174) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 14% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tardaha Kapasati

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.2% 29.2% 5.9% 64.8%
Male 56.5% 49.5% 7% 43.5%
Female 13.7% 8.8% 4.9% 86.3%