Ambana Village, with population of 1782 is Bhatar sub district's the 47th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Ambana village is 3 km2 and it is the 44th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 548 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskura and distance from Ambana village to Guskura is 15 km. Pin code of Ambana village is 713127.

Demographics

The village is home to 1782 people, among them 900 (51%) are male and 882 (49%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ambana village is 9%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 420 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ambana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,782 1,106 520 156 162
Male 900 562 265 73 73
Female 882 544 255 83 89

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1689. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.8% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of 5.3%. General caste population has increased by 4.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 79.3% and child population has decreased by -26% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ambana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6 4 -4 79 -26
Male 5 3 -2 83 -37
Female 6 6 -7 77 -14

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 980 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 968, in schedule caste is 962 and in schedule tribe is 1137. There are 1219 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 315 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ambana

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 28 -57 -38 315
2011 980 968 962 1,137 1,219
2001 975 940 1,019 1,175 904

Literacy

Total 1228 people in the village are literate, among them 679 are male and 549 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ambana is 76%. 82% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ambana

Total Male Female
Change 4 1 8
2011 76 82 69
2001 71 82 61

Workers profile

Ambana has 43% (774) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 21% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ambana

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 40 3 57
Male 65 62 3 35
Female 21 18 4 79