Mallikpur Census Town, with population of about 19 thousand is Baruipur sub district's the 2nd most populous census town located in Baruipur sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Mallikpur census town is 1 km2 and it is the 5th smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 13278 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Mallikpur Ward No 01 and the population of Mallikpur Ward No 01 is about 19 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Baruipur which is within the census town. Baruipur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 5 km. District head quarter of the census town is Alipur which is 22 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 25 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 135 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40°C and minimum temperature goes down to 8°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 19 thousand people, among them 9754 (51%) are male and 9366 (49%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mallikpur census town is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4229 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mallikpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,120 18,329 789 2 2,849
Male 9,754 9,346 407 1 1,468
Female 9,366 8,983 382 1 1,381

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 82% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 16% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 954 in Hindus are 1001 and in Not Stateds are 886.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mallikpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 19,120 3,123 15,676 47 2 23 12 5 232
Male 9,754 1,561 8,024 26 2 7 8 3 123
Female 9,366 1,562 7,652 21 0 16 4 2 109

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 114.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8916. Female population growth rate of the census town is 119.1% which is 9% higher than male population growth rate of 110.1%. General caste population has increased by 118.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 57.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -83.3% and child population has increased by 101.6% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mallikpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 114.4% 118.1% 57.5% -83.3% 101.6%
Male 110.1% 113.3% 60.2% -85.7% 92.1%
Female 119.1% 123.3% 54.7% -80% 112.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 960 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 961, in schedule caste is 939 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 941 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 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 92 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mallikpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 39 43 -33 286 92
2011 960 961 939 1000 941
2001 921 918 972 714 849

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 5627 are male and 5071 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mallikpur is 66%. 68% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mallikpur

Total Male Female
Change 0.4% -1.1% 2.1%
2011 65.7% 67.9% 63.5%
2001 65.3% 69% 61.4%

Workers profile

Mallikpur has 33% (6344) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 11% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mallikpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.2% 28.2% 5% 66.8%
Male 54.4% 48.1% 6.4% 45.6%
Female 11% 7.5% 3.5% 89%