Budge Budge - II Community Development Block, with population of about 1.9 lakh is South Twenty Four Parganas district's the 6th least populous sub district, located in South Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 61 villages in the sub district, among them Chandipur is the most populous village with population of 9066 and Satsa is the least populous village with population of 257. Chandipur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 3 km2 and Bhetkakhali is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 5 census towns in the sub district, those are - Dakshin Raypur, Chak Kashipur, Chak Alampur, Bowali and Poali Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.9 lakh people, among them about 99 thousand (51%) are male and about 94 thousand (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Budge Budge - II community development block is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 45 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 70% (about 1.4 lakh) live in Budge Budge - II Sub District rural part and 30% (about 57 thousand) population live in the Budge Budge - II Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Budge Budge - II

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 192,134 153,377 38,495 262 20,985
Male 98,570 78,869 19,582 119 10,721
Female 93,564 74,508 18,913 143 10,264

Most populated Villages and Cities in Budge Budge - II

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Chandipur 9066 Dakshin Raypur 14076
Dongaria 7425 Chak Kashipur 12035
Burul 7014 Chak Alampur 11144
Telari 4937 Bowali 10968
Baratala 4595 Poali 8657
Muchisha 4023
Gaja 3924
Bahirkunji 3666
Sahebanumedpur 3658
Banaraypur 3272

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 68% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 32% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 946 in Muslims are 956.

Religion wise population 2011 - Budge Budge - II

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 192,134 129,778 61,934 84 31 12 7 2 286
Male 98,570 66,681 31,662 46 14 6 4 1 156
Female 93,564 63,097 30,272 38 17 6 3 1 130

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 12.1% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 9.5%. General caste population has increased by 11.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -29% and child population has decreased by -5.8% in the sub district since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.8% 11.5% 8.3% -29% -5.8%
Male 9.5% 10.2% 7.4% -37% -4.9%
Female 12.1% 13% 9.2% -20.6% -6.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 945, in schedule caste is 966 and in schedule tribe is 1202. There are 957 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

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

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 24 16 250 -21
2011 949 945 966 1202 957
2001 927 921 950 952 978

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

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Keshabpur 1220 Chak Alampur 968
Saheb Banbagicha 1172 Dakshin Raypur 943
Mahamayapur 1088 Poali 939
Nadakhali 1018 Bowali 921
Kuchigadi 1004 Chak Kashipur 888
Talmaria 996
Naldari 990
Kalinagar 989
Laskarpur 988
Neiya 986

Literacy

Total about 1.4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 74 thousand are male and about 62 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Budge Budge - II is 79%. 84% of male and 74% 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 - II

Total Male Female
Change 6.6% 3.5% 10.3%
2011 79.1% 83.7% 74.3%
2001 72.5% 80.2% 64%

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

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Rania Gobindapur 93 Bowali 86
Chandua 92 Chak Kashipur 81
Chak Manik 90 Chak Alampur 79
Maheswarpur 88 Dakshin Raypur 76
Bahirchara 88 Poali 75
Pakua Kultikri 87
Aripara 87
Dosatina 87
Chaulkhola 86
Mohanpur 85

Workers profile

Budge Budge - II has 36% (about 70 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 13% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Budge Budge - II

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.2% 24.9% 11.3% 63.8%
Male 58.4% 43% 15.4% 41.6%
Female 12.8% 5.8% 7% 87.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Budge Budge - II

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Chandipur 2.9 Dakshin Raypur 4.4
Burul 2.8 Bowali 3.6
Dongaria 2.6 Poali 3.4
Banaraypur 2.5 Chak Alampur 3.3
Telari 2.4 Chak Kashipur 1.6
Kalinagar 2.1
Muchisha 2.1
Gaja 1.9
Baratala 1.9
Sahebanumedpur 1.4