Gobindapur Census Town, with population of 9763 is Bhangar - I sub district's the most populous census town located in Bhangar - I sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Gobindapur census town is 2 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 4378 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Gobindapur Ward No 01 and the population of Gobindapur Ward No 01 is 9763.

Nearest railway station is South Garia which is 21 km far from here. Bhangar I is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 1 km. District head quarter of the census town is Alipore which is 47 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 35 km far from here.

Demographics

The census town is home to 9763 people, among them 4992 (51%) are male and 4771 (49%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gobindapur census town is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1972 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gobindapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,763 9,500 242 21 1,452
Male 4,992 4,852 129 11 726
Female 4,771 4,648 113 10 726

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 960 in Hindus are 881.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gobindapur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 9,763 666 9,083 5 6 1 1 0 1
Male 4,992 354 4,634 1 2 0 1 0 0
Female 4,771 312 4,449 4 4 1 0 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 32.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7369. Female population growth rate of the census town is 33.1% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of 31.9%. General caste population has increased by 32.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 250% and child population has increased by 11.6% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gobindapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32.5% 32.2% 35.2% 250% 11.6%
Male 31.9% 31.4% 43.3% 450% 9.5%
Female 33.1% 33.1% 27% 150% 13.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 956 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 958, in schedule caste is 876 and in schedule tribe is 909. There are 1000 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gobindapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 13 -113 -1091 38
2011 956 958 876 909 1000
2001 947 945 989 2000 962

Literacy

Total 5980 people in the census town are literate, among them 3193 are male and 2787 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gobindapur is 72%. 75% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gobindapur

Total Male Female
Change 5.4% 1.7% 9.2%
2011 72% 74.8% 68.9%
2001 66.6% 73.1% 59.7%

Workers profile

Gobindapur has 32% (3100) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 7% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gobindapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.8% 28% 3.7% 68.2%
Male 55.3% 50.5% 4.7% 44.7%
Female 7.1% 4.4% 2.7% 92.9%