Charchura Bhandar Village, with population of 4311 is Maynaguri sub district's the 22nd most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Charchura Bhandar village is 10 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 429 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Charchura Bhandar village to Maynaguri is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Charchura Bhandar village is 735224.

Demographics

The village is home to 4311 people, among them 2207 (51%) are male and 2104 (49%) are female. 11% of the whole population are from general caste, 88% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Charchura Bhandar village is 13%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 979 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Charchura Bhandar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,311 463 3,807 41 548
Male 2,207 239 1,950 18 266
Female 2,104 224 1,857 23 282

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3896. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.7% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of 9.6%. General caste population has increased by 145%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 78.3% and child population has decreased by -14.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Charchura Bhandar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11 145 3 78 -15
Male 10 128 3 100 -17
Female 12 167 4 64 -12

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 953 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 937, in schedule caste is 952 and in schedule tribe is 1278. There are 1060 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 66 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Charchura Bhandar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 137 12 -278 66
2011 953 937 952 1,278 1,060
2001 935 800 940 1,556 994

Literacy

Total 2445 people in the village are literate, among them 1361 are male and 1084 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Charchura Bhandar is 65%. 70% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Charchura Bhandar

Total Male Female
Change 9 5 13
2011 65 70 60
2001 56 66 46

Workers profile

Charchura Bhandar has 34% (1456) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 14% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Charchura Bhandar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 26 8 66
Male 52 45 8 48
Female 14 7 8 86