Dangsara Village, with population of 520 is Bhatar sub district's the 5th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Dangsara village is 1 km2 and it is the 8th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 591 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskara and distance from Dangsara village to Guskara is 5 km. Pin code of Dangsara village is 713128.

Demographics

The village is home to 520 people, among them 269 (52%) are male and 251 (48%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dangsara village is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 114 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dangsara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 520 382 94 44 51
Male 269 199 46 24 27
Female 251 183 48 20 24

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 476. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.8% which is -4.8% lower than male population growth rate of 11.6%. General caste population has increased by 3.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 83.3% and child population has decreased by -29.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dangsara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 4 13 83 -29
Male 12 8 15 50 -29
Female 7 -1 12 150 -29

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 933 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 920, in schedule caste is 1043 and in schedule tribe is 833. There are 889 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dangsara

Total General SC ST Child
Change -42 -75 -32 333 -6
2011 933 920 1,043 833 889
2001 975 995 1,075 500 895

Literacy

Total 380 people in the village are literate, among them 203 are male and 177 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dangsara is 81%. 84% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dangsara

Total Male Female
Change 17 14 19
2011 81 84 78
2001 64 70 59

Workers profile

Dangsara has 45% (236) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 27% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dangsara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 35 10 55
Male 62 57 6 38
Female 28 12 16 73