Basatpur Village, with population of 1019 is Bhatar sub district's the 21st least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Basatpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 15th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 894 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskara and distance from Basatpur village to Guskara is 2 km. Pin code of Basatpur village is 713128.

Demographics

The village is home to 1019 people, among them 505 (50%) are male and 514 (50%) are female. 12% of the whole population are from general caste, 85% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Basatpur village is 12%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 243 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Basatpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,019 127 862 30 118
Male 505 67 420 18 53
Female 514 60 442 12 65

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 941. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.3% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 6.3%. General caste population has decreased by -4.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 275% and child population has increased by 1.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Basatpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.3% -4.5% 7.8% 275% 1.7%
Male 6.3% -4.3% 4.5% 500% -3.6%
Female 10.3% -4.8% 11.1% 140% 6.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1018 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 896, in schedule caste is 1052 and in schedule tribe is 667. 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 37 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 117 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Basatpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 37 -4 62 -1000 117
2011 1018 896 1052 667 1226
2001 981 900 990 1667 1109

Literacy

Total 729 people in the village are literate, among them 396 are male and 333 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Basatpur is 81%. 88% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Basatpur

Total Male Female
Change 7.3% 3.8% 11.2%
2011 80.9% 87.6% 74.2%
2001 73.6% 83.8% 63%

Workers profile

Basatpur has 51% (522) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 69% male and 33% female population are working population. 68% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Basatpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.2% 48.6% 2.6% 48.8%
Male 69.3% 67.7% 1.6% 30.7%
Female 33.5% 29.8% 3.7% 66.5%