Daura Village, with population of 2142 is Bhatar sub district's the 43rd most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Daura village is 3 km2 and it is the 46th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 808 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskura and distance from Daura village to Guskura is 4 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Daura village is 713128.

Demographics

The village is home to 2142 people, among them 1080 (50%) are male and 1062 (50%) are female. 50% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Daura village is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 502 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Daura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,142 1,061 794 287 229
Male 1,080 550 398 132 115
Female 1,062 511 396 155 114

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1966. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.4% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 7.6%. General caste population has increased by 6.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.4% and child population has decreased by -9.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Daura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 6 11 13 -9
Male 8 7 10 6 -10
Female 10 6 13 21 -8

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 983 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 995 and in schedule tribe is 1174. There are 991 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Daura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 25 -7 28 150 22
2011 983 929 995 1,174 991
2001 958 936 967 1,024 969

Literacy

Total 1417 people in the village are literate, among them 775 are male and 642 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Daura is 74%. 80% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Daura

Total Male Female
Change 14 8 20
2011 74 80 68
2001 61 72 48

Workers profile

Daura has 45% (972) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 26% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Daura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 38 8 55
Male 64 58 7 36
Female 26 17 9 74