Kapshor Village, with population of 3169 is Bhatar sub district's the 22nd most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kapshor village is 3 km2 and it is the 42nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 932 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskura and distance from Kapshor village to Guskura is 27 km. Pin code of Kapshor village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 3169 people, among them 1658 (52%) are male and 1511 (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kapshor village is 12%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 777 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kapshor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,169 2,711 452 6 385
Male 1,658 1,411 243 4 221
Female 1,511 1,300 209 2 164

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2760. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.8% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 14.8%. General caste population has increased by 49.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -52.1% and child population has decreased by -9.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kapshor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.8% 49.3% -52.1% 0% -9.8%
Male 14.8% 52% -52.9% 0% -6%
Female 14.8% 46.4% -51.2% 0% -14.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 860 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 742 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 75 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kapshor

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -36 31 500 -75
2011 911 921 860 500 742
2001 911 957 829 0 817

Literacy

Total 2049 people in the village are literate, among them 1107 are male and 942 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kapshor is 74%. 77% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kapshor

Total Male Female
Change 19.0% 15.5% 22.8%
2011 73.6% 77% 69.9%
2001 54.6% 61.5% 47.1%

Workers profile

Kapshor has 39% (1226) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 13% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kapshor

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.7% 29.3% 9.4% 61.3%
Male 61.7% 50.7% 11% 38.3%
Female 13.4% 5.9% 7.5% 86.6%