Champahati Census Town, with population of about 12 thousand is Baruipur sub district's the 3rd 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 Champahati census town is 2 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 5556 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Champahati Ward No 01 and the population of Champahati Ward No 01 is about 12 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Baruipur which is within the census town. Baruipur 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 and is 10 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 40 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 12 thousand people, among them 6052 (50%) are male and 6059 (50%) are female. 54% of the whole population are from general caste, 46% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Champahati census town is 9%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 2976 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Champahati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12,111 6,571 5,511 29 1,068
Male 6,052 3,235 2,802 15 516
Female 6,059 3,336 2,709 14 552

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1001 in Muslims are 997 and in Not Stateds are 1037

Religion wise population 2011 - Champahati

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 12,111 10,441 1,364 122 8 0 2 7 167
Male 6,052 5,217 683 62 3 0 1 4 82
Female 6,059 5,224 681 60 5 0 1 3 85

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 20.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 23.9% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 18%. General caste population has increased by 52.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 625% and child population has increased by 10.1% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Champahati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.9% 52.8% -3.6% 625% 10.1%
Male 18% 46.6% -4% 650% 7.1%
Female 23.9% 59.4% -3.1% 600% 13.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1001 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1031, in schedule caste is 967 and in schedule tribe is 933. There are 1070 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 58 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Champahati

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 82 9 -67 58
2011 1001 1031 967 933 1070
2001 954 949 958 1000 1012

Literacy

Total 9211 people in the census town are literate, among them 4978 are male and 4233 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Champahati is 83%. 90% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Champahati

Total Male Female
Change 4.8% 2.5% 7.6%
2011 83.4% 89.9% 76.9%
2001 78.6% 87.4% 69.3%

Workers profile

Champahati has 38% (4601) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 18% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Champahati

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38% 26.6% 11.4% 62%
Male 58.2% 44.3% 13.9% 41.8%
Female 17.8% 8.9% 8.9% 82.2%