Banpash Village, with population of 6702 is Bhatar sub district's the 7th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Banpash village is 7 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 955 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskura and distance from Banpash village to Guskura is 18 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Banpash village is 713141.

Demographics

The village is home to 6702 people, among them 3392 (51%) are male and 3310 (49%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Banpash village is 10%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 1649 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Banpash

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,702 4,166 2,213 323 655
Male 3,392 2,108 1,131 153 314
Female 3,310 2,058 1,082 170 341

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6923. Female population growth rate of the village is -3.4% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of -3%. General caste population has decreased by -1.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -15.2% and child population has decreased by -14.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Banpash

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3.2% -1.5% -4.2% -15.2% -14.2%
Male -3% -1.4% -3.3% -19% -22.9%
Female -3.4% -1.7% -5.2% -11.5% -4.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 976 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 957 and in schedule tribe is 1111. There are 1086 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 211 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Banpash

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 -4 -18 95 211
2011 976 976 957 1111 1086
2001 980 980 975 1016 875

Literacy

Total 4714 people in the village are literate, among them 2586 are male and 2128 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Banpash is 78%. 84% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Banpash

Total Male Female
Change 7.4% 5.4% 9.2%
2011 78% 84% 71.7%
2001 70.6% 78.6% 62.5%

Workers profile

Banpash has 44% (2921) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 24% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Banpash

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.6% 27.5% 16.1% 56.4%
Male 62.6% 42.9% 19.7% 37.4%
Female 24.1% 11.7% 12.4% 75.9%