Uttar Durgapur Census Town, with population of 5723 is Jaynagar - I sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Jaynagar - I sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Uttar Durgapur census town is 1 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 5203 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Uttar Durgapur Ward No 01 and the population of Uttar Durgapur Ward No 01 is 5723.

Nearest railway station is Jaynagar which is 3 km far from here. Baruipur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 23 km. District head quarter of the census town is Alipore which is 54 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 60 km far from here.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5723 people, among them 2937 (51%) are male and 2786 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uttar Durgapur census town is 13%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 1187 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uttar Durgapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,723 5,698 25 0 727
Male 2,937 2,924 13 0 348
Female 2,786 2,774 12 0 379

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 62% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 35% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 954 in Hindus are 941 and in Not Stateds are 837.

Religion wise population 2011 - Uttar Durgapur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,723 2,017 3,555 52 7 0 2 0 90
Male 2,937 1,039 1,819 26 4 0 0 0 49
Female 2,786 978 1,736 26 3 0 2 0 41

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 13% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5064. Female population growth rate of the census town is 15.7% which is 5.1% higher than male population growth rate of 10.6%. General caste population has increased by 24.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -94.8% and child population has increased by 14.8% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Durgapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13% 24.4% -94.8% 0% 14.8%
Male 10.6% 21.8% -94.9% 0% 9.1%
Female 15.7% 27.2% -94.7% 0% 20.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 949, in schedule caste is 923. There are 1089 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 42 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 - Uttar Durgapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 41 29 0 105
2011 949 949 923 0 1089
2001 907 908 894 0 984

Literacy

Total 4191 people in the census town are literate, among them 2295 are male and 1896 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uttar Durgapur is 84%. 89% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Durgapur

Total Male Female
Change 8.3% 5.7% 11.2%
2011 83.9% 88.6% 78.8%
2001 75.6% 82.9% 67.6%

Workers profile

Uttar Durgapur has 35% (2011) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 13% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uttar Durgapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.1% 22.7% 12.4% 64.9%
Male 55.9% 39.6% 16.3% 44.1%
Female 13.3% 5% 8.3% 86.7%