Nimpith Census Town, with population of 8014 is Jaynagar - II sub district's the most populous census town located in Jaynagar - II sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Nimpith census town is 2 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3967 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Nimpith Ward No 01 and the population of Nimpith Ward No 01 is 8014.

Baruipur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 29 km. District head quarter of the census town is Alipore which is 70 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 75 km far from here.

Demographics

The census town is home to 8014 people, among them 4069 (51%) are male and 3945 (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nimpith census town is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1789 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nimpith

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,014 5,966 2,046 2 723
Male 4,069 3,032 1,035 2 374
Female 3,945 2,934 1,011 0 349

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 20% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 964 in Muslims are 994.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nimpith

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 8,014 6,375 1,613 5 1 0 0 0 20
Male 4,069 3,246 809 2 1 0 0 0 11
Female 3,945 3,129 804 3 0 0 0 0 9

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 3.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7747. Female population growth rate of the census town is 9.5% which is 11.3% higher than male population growth rate of -1.8%. General caste population has increased by 12.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -9.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -98.9% and child population has decreased by -18.8% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nimpith

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.4% 12.7% -9.7% -98.9% -18.8%
Male -1.8% 9.9% -17.8% -98.4% -15.8%
Female 9.5% 15.9% 0.5% -100% -21.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 968, in schedule caste is 977. There are 933 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 101 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 72 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nimpith

Total General SC ST Child
Change 101 51 178 -520 -72
2011 970 968 977 0 933
2001 869 917 799 520 1005

Literacy

Total 5843 people in the census town are literate, among them 3185 are male and 2658 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nimpith is 80%. 86% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nimpith

Total Male Female
Change 4.7% 0.7% 10.3%
2011 80.1% 86.2% 73.9%
2001 75.4% 85.5% 63.6%

Workers profile

Nimpith has 38% (3085) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 19% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nimpith

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.5% 28.1% 10.4% 61.5%
Male 57.7% 46.1% 11.6% 42.3%
Female 18.7% 9.5% 9.2% 81.3%