Padamati Village, with population of 8407 is Maynaguri sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Padamati village is 18 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 456 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Mekhligang and distance from Padamati village to Mekhligang is 5 km. Pin code of Padamati village is 735305.

Demographics

The village is home to 8407 people, among them 4388 (52%) are male and 4019 (48%) are female. 26% of the whole population are from general caste, 74% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Padamati village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1917 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Padamati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,407 2,214 6,189 4 1,166
Male 4,388 1,164 3,222 2 612
Female 4,019 1,050 2,967 2 554

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7730. Female population growth rate of the village is 7.1% which is -3.2% lower than male population growth rate of 10.3%. General caste population has increased by 9.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 300% and child population has decreased by -13.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Padamati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 10 8 300 -14
Male 10 10 11 100 -12
Female 7 9 6 0 -16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 916 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 921 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 905 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 47 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Padamati

Total General SC ST Child
Change -28 -2 -37 1,000 -47
2011 916 902 921 1,000 905
2001 944 904 958 0 952

Literacy

Total 4923 people in the village are literate, among them 2829 are male and 2094 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Padamati is 68%. 75% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Padamati

Total Male Female
Change 12 9 15
2011 68 75 60
2001 56 66 45

Workers profile

Padamati has 36% (3050) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 15% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Padamati

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 30 6 64
Male 56 52 4 44
Female 15 6 8 85