Mandirbazar Community Development Block, with population of about 2.1 lakh is South Twenty Four Parganas district's the 9th least populous sub district, located in South Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India. There are 110 villages in the sub district, among them Sadashibpur (P) is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Singheshwar (K) is the least populous village with population of 11. Sadashibpur (P) is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 7 km2 and Maukhali (K) is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 3 census towns in the sub district, those are - Purba Bishnupur (M), Chandpur (M) and Bangsidharpur (M) (P) Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.1 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (51%) are male and about 1 lakh (49%) are female. 57% of the whole population are from general caste, 42% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mandirbazar community development block is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 45 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 88% (about 1.9 lakh) live in Mandirbazar Sub District rural part and 12% (about 25 thousand) population live in the Mandirbazar Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mandirbazar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 214,050 123,064 90,955 31 29,752
Male 110,105 62,794 47,295 16 15,264
Female 103,945 60,270 43,660 15 14,488

Most populated Villages and Cities in Mandirbazar

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Sadashibpur (P) 10935 Purba Bishnupur (M) 13060
Mallikpratap 9462 Chandpur (M) 6777
Tekpanza 9107 Bangsidharpur (M) (P) 5218
Nilambarpur (K) 8636
Nishapur 5427
Purba Gopalnagar (K) 4231
Lakshikantapur (K) 3966
Dulalpur (K) 3906
Krishnapur (K) 3594
Mallikpur (K) 3505

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 62% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 38% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 931 in Muslims are 965.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mandirbazar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 214,050 132,770 80,599 382 30 4 13 1 251
Male 110,105 68,741 41,021 189 16 2 6 0 130
Female 103,945 64,029 39,578 193 14 2 7 1 121

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 16.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 17.4% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 16.4%. General caste population has increased by 19.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -88.7% and child population has increased by 0.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mandirbazar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.9% 19.1% 14.4% -88.7% 0.4%
Male 16.4% 17.9% 14.8% -88.8% 0.5%
Female 17.4% 20.4% 14% -88.5% 0.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 944 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 960, in schedule caste is 923 and in schedule tribe is 938. There are 949 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mandirbazar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 20 -7 22 -1
2011 944 960 923 938 949
2001 935 940 930 916 950

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Mandirbazar

Literacy

Total about 1.4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 79 thousand are male and about 61 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mandirbazar is 76%. 83% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mandirbazar

Total Male Female
Change 9.9% 5.1% 15.1%
2011 75.9% 82.9% 68.4%
2001 66% 77.8% 53.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Mandirbazar

Workers profile

Mandirbazar has 33% (about 71 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 10% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mandirbazar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33% 20.4% 12.6% 67%
Male 54.2% 35.5% 18.7% 45.8%
Female 10.5% 4.3% 6.1% 89.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Mandirbazar