Daulatpur Census Town, with population of 6568 is Bishnupur - I sub district's the 3rd least populous census town located in Bishnupur - I sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Daulatpur census town is 2 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3732 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Daulatpur Ward No 01 and the population of Daulatpur Ward No 01 is 6568.

Nearest railway station is Majherhat which is 12 km far from here. Bishnupur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 5 km. District head quarter of the census town is Alipore which is 15 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 19 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 65 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38°C and minimum temperature goes down to 10°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6568 people, among them 3239 (49%) are male and 3329 (51%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Daulatpur census town is 12%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1476 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Daulatpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,568 5,106 1,453 9 819
Male 3,239 2,527 710 2 400
Female 3,329 2,579 743 7 419

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 66% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 33% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 1031 in Hindus are 1017.

Religion wise population 2011 - Daulatpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,568 2,176 4,327 39 7 0 18 0 1
Male 3,239 1,079 2,131 16 4 0 8 0 1
Female 3,329 1,097 2,196 23 3 0 10 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 27.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5136. Female population growth rate of the census town is 33.1% which is 10.2% higher than male population growth rate of 22.9%. General caste population has increased by 29.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 125% and child population has increased by 14.2% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Daulatpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27.9% 29.9% 21% 125% 14.2%
Male 22.9% 25.8% 13.4% 100% 8.4%
Female 33.1% 34.1% 29.2% 133.3% 20.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1028 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1021, in schedule caste is 1046 and in schedule tribe is 3500. There are 1048 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 79 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 105 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Daulatpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 79 63 127 500 105
2011 1028 1021 1046 3500 1048
2001 949 958 919 3000 943

Literacy

Total 4278 people in the census town are literate, among them 2257 are male and 2021 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Daulatpur is 74%. 79% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Daulatpur

Total Male Female
Change 11.7% 7.8% 16.2%
2011 74.4% 79.5% 69.5%
2001 62.7% 71.7% 53.3%

Workers profile

Daulatpur has 33% (2182) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 12% female population are working population. 48% 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 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Daulatpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.2% 27.9% 5.3% 66.8%
Male 54.9% 47.6% 7.3% 45.1%
Female 12.1% 8.8% 3.4% 87.9%