Budge Budge - I Community Development Block, with population of about 1.1 lakh is South Twenty Four Parganas district's the least populous sub district, located in South Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 13 villages in the sub district, among them Jamalpur is the most populous village with population of 4857 and Parbati is the least populous village with population of 290. Jamalpur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 2 km2 and Atmarampur is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 7 census towns in the sub district, those are - Uttar Raypur, Birlapur, Buita, Nischintapur and Balarampur Census Towns (limited to 5 most populous).

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.1 lakh people, among them about 58 thousand (51%) are male and about 55 thousand (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Budge Budge - I community development block is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 26 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 74% (about 83 thousand) live in Budge Budge - I Sub District urban part and 26% (about 30 thousand) population live in the Budge Budge - I Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Budge Budge - I

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 112,908 90,755 21,983 170 12,633
Male 57,662 46,261 11,319 82 6,407
Female 55,246 44,494 10,664 88 6,226

Most populated Villages and Cities in Budge Budge - I

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Jamalpur 4857 Uttar Raypur 23084
Jagatballavpur 3653 Birlapur 22078
Durgapur 3364 Buita 16764
Chingripota 3003 Nischintapur 6353
Chak Nabasan 2958 Balarampur 5251
Sontoshpur 2808 Benjanhari Acharial (P) 5187
Betuabati 2100 Abhirampur 4618
Nandarampur 1631
Moukhali 1587
Kisorpur 1193

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 52% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 47% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 949 in Muslims are 969.

Religion wise population 2011 - Budge Budge - I

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 112,908 59,174 53,508 81 16 20 9 6 94
Male 57,662 30,367 27,179 42 8 9 4 3 50
Female 55,246 28,807 26,329 39 8 11 5 3 44

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 13% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 100 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 16% which is 5.8% higher than male population growth rate of 10.2%. General caste population has increased by 14.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 277.8% and child population has decreased by -2.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Budge Budge - I

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13% 14.7% 5.9% 277.8% -2.6%
Male 10.2% 11.4% 4.9% 215.4% -3.3%
Female 16% 18.2% 7% 363.2% -1.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 958 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 942 and in schedule tribe is 1073. There are 972 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 16 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Budge Budge - I

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 56 19 342 16
2011 958 962 942 1073 972
2001 910 906 923 731 956

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Budge Budge - I

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Chingripota 1022 Abhirampur 1005
Betuabati Rajarampur 989 Benjanhari Acharial (P) 988
Moukhali 979 Buita 975
Atmarampur 976 Nischintapur 966
Nandarampur 972 Uttar Raypur 963
Jamalpur 965 Balarampur 953
Jagatballavpur 963 Birlapur 913
Chak Nabasan 960
Betuabati 959
Durgapur 954

Literacy

Total about 81 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 44 thousand are male and about 37 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Budge Budge - I is 81%. 85% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Budge Budge - I

Total Male Female
Change 6.6% 3.6% 10.1%
2011 80.6% 85% 75.9%
2001 74% 81.4% 65.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Budge Budge - I

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Nandarampur 85 Abhirampur 86
Moukhali 85 Uttar Raypur 84
Chak Nabasan 83 Nischintapur 82
Chingripota 82 Balarampur 79
Sontoshpur 81 Benjanhari Acharial (P) 79
Durgapur 81 Birlapur 78
Parbati 81 Buita 77
Jagatballavpur 81
Betuabati 80
Kisorpur 80

Workers profile

Budge Budge - I has 36% (about 40 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 12% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Budge Budge - I

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.7% 26.1% 9.6% 64.3%
Male 58.1% 45.3% 12.8% 41.9%
Female 12.4% 6.1% 6.3% 87.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Budge Budge - I

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Jamalpur 1.6 Uttar Raypur 5.3
Sontoshpur 1.5 Birlapur 4.8
Jagatballavpur 1.2 Nischintapur 1.9
Durgapur 1 Benjanhari Acharial (P) 1.1
Chingripota 0.9 Buita 0.9
Nandarampur 0.9 Abhirampur 0.5
Betuabati 0.8
Moukhali 0.5
Chak Nabasan 0.5
Betuabati Rajarampur 0.5