Ramkrishnapur Census Town, with population of 5971 is Bishnupur - II sub district's the 5th most populous census town located in Bishnupur - II sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Ramkrishnapur census town is 4 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1654 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Ramkrishnapur Ward No 01 and the population of Ramkrishnapur Ward No 01 is 5971.

Nearest railway station is Budge Budge which is within the census town. Bishnupur Ii is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Alipur. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5971 people, among them 3013 (50%) are male and 2958 (50%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ramkrishnapur census town is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1478 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ramkrishnapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,971 5,181 790 0 536
Male 3,013 2,621 392 0 274
Female 2,958 2,560 398 0 262

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 78% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 22% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 992 in Muslims are 947.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ramkrishnapur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,971 4,681 1,287 1 0 1 1 0 0
Male 3,013 2,350 661 1 0 1 0 0 0
Female 2,958 2,331 626 0 0 0 1 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 15.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5162. Female population growth rate of the census town is 16.3% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of 15.1%. General caste population has increased by 17.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.1% and child population has decreased by -7.1% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ramkrishnapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.7% 17.8% 4.1% -100% -7.1%
Male 15.1% 16.6% 6.2% -100% 1.5%
Female 16.3% 19% 2.1% -100% -14.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 982 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 977, in schedule caste is 1015. There are 956 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 181 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ramkrishnapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 20 -42 -2000 -181
2011 982 977 1015 0 956
2001 972 957 1057 2000 1137

Literacy

Total 4879 people in the census town are literate, among them 2573 are male and 2306 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ramkrishnapur is 90%. 94% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ramkrishnapur

Total Male Female
Change 9.4% 5.4% 13.5%
2011 89.8% 93.9% 85.5%
2001 80.4% 88.5% 72%

Workers profile

Ramkrishnapur has 39% (2323) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 17% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ramkrishnapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.9% 29.8% 9.1% 61.1%
Male 60.5% 50.6% 9.9% 39.5%
Female 16.9% 8.6% 8.3% 83.1%