Khanpur Village, with population of 2486 is Manteswar sub district's the 28th most populous village, located in Manteswar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Khanpur village is 3 km2 and it is the 30th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 857 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Barddhaman and distance from Khanpur village to Barddhaman is 38 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Khanpur village is 713422.

Demographics

The village is home to 2486 people, among them 1266 (51%) are male and 1220 (49%) are female. 57% of the whole population are from general caste, 42% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khanpur village is 9%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 551 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,486 1,421 1,035 30 236
Male 1,266 728 518 20 106
Female 1,220 693 517 10 130

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2363. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.7% which is 10.3% higher than male population growth rate of 0.4%. General caste population has increased by 3.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -26.8% and child population has decreased by -22.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5 4 9 -27 -22
Male 0 -5 10 0 -34
Female 11 15 8 -52 -9

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 952, in schedule caste is 998 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 1226 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 90 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 344 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khanpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 90 168 -15 -550 344
2011 964 952 998 500 1,226
2001 874 784 1,013 1,050 882

Literacy

Total 1624 people in the village are literate, among them 900 are male and 724 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khanpur is 72%. 78% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khanpur

Total Male Female
Change 5 2 9
2011 72 78 66
2001 67 76 58

Workers profile

Khanpur has 37% (930) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 9% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khanpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 27 11 63
Male 65 47 18 35
Female 9 6 4 91