Chandipur Village, with population of 1472 is Bhatar sub district's the 42nd least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Chandipur village is 5 km2 and it is the 22nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 309 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskura and distance from Chandipur village to Guskura is 26 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chandipur village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 1472 people, among them 727 (49%) are male and 745 (51%) are female. 48% of the whole population are from general caste, 40% are from schedule caste and 12% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chandipur village is 10%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 353 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chandipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,472 707 592 173 151
Male 727 344 300 83 83
Female 745 363 292 90 68

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1324. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.1% which is 3.8% higher than male population growth rate of 9.3%. General caste population has increased by 1.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -7.5% and child population has decreased by -20.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chandipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.2% 1.6% 34.2% -7.5% -20.1%
Male 9.3% -2.5% 38.9% -13.5% 5.1%
Female 13.1% 5.8% 29.8% -1.1% -38.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1025 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1055, in schedule caste is 973 and in schedule tribe is 1084. There are 819 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 573 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chandipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 34 83 -69 136 -573
2011 1025 1055 973 1084 819
2001 991 972 1042 948 1392

Literacy

Total 934 people in the village are literate, among them 483 are male and 451 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chandipur is 71%. 75% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chandipur

Total Male Female
Change 3.1% -0.8% 7.8%
2011 70.7% 75% 66.6%
2001 67.6% 75.8% 58.8%

Workers profile

Chandipur has 44% (655) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 26% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chandipur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.5% 40.1% 4.4% 55.5%
Male 63% 59.6% 3.4% 37%
Female 26.4% 21.1% 5.4% 73.6%