Ratanpur Village, with population of 1418 is Bhatar sub district's the 38th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Ratanpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 9th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1525 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskura and distance from Ratanpur village to Guskura is 29 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ratanpur village is 713121.

Demographics

The village is home to 1418 people, among them 744 (52%) are male and 674 (48%) are female. 37% of the whole population are from general caste, 63% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ratanpur village is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 316 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ratanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,418 519 897 2 146
Male 744 277 465 2 71
Female 674 242 432 0 75

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1244. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.5% which is 10.1% higher than male population growth rate of 9.4%. General caste population has increased by 22.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.3% and child population has decreased by -17% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ratanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14% 22.7% 9.3% 0% -17%
Male 9.4% 14.9% 5.9% 0% -27.6%
Female 19.5% 33% 13.1% 0% -3.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 906 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 874, in schedule caste is 929. There are 1056 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 77 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 260 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ratanpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 77 119 59 0 260
2011 906 874 929 0 1056
2001 829 755 870 0 796

Literacy

Total 912 people in the village are literate, among them 539 are male and 373 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ratanpur is 72%. 80% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ratanpur

Total Male Female
Change 7.7% 5.2% 11.5%
2011 71.7% 80.1% 62.3%
2001 64% 74.9% 50.8%

Workers profile

Ratanpur has 50% (703) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 30% female population are working population. 64% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ratanpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.6% 41.3% 8.3% 50.4%
Male 66.9% 64.4% 2.6% 33.1%
Female 30.4% 15.7% 14.7% 69.6%