Jhujkadanga Village, with population of 855 is Bhatar sub district's the 15th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Jhujkadanga village is 1 km2 and it is the 25th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 578 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 855 people, among them 415 (49%) are male and 440 (51%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 40% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jhujkadanga village is 13%, among them 36% are boys and 64% are girls. There are 187 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jhujkadanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 855 381 135 339 111
Male 415 191 68 156 40
Female 440 190 67 183 71

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 696. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.2% which is 0.8% higher than male population growth rate of 22.4%. General caste population has increased by 25.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 19.4% and child population has decreased by -0.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jhujkadanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23 25 25 19 -1
Male 22 27 24 16 -22
Female 23 23 26 22 16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1060 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 995, in schedule caste is 985 and in schedule tribe is 1173. There are 1775 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 579 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jhujkadanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 -32 21 54 579
2011 1,060 995 985 1,173 1,775
2001 1,053 1,027 964 1,119 1,196

Literacy

Total 442 people in the village are literate, among them 255 are male and 187 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jhujkadanga is 59%. 68% of male and 51% 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 - Jhujkadanga

Total Male Female
Change 9 6 11
2011 59 68 51
2001 51 63 40

Workers profile

Jhujkadanga has 49% (417) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 33% female population are working population. 63% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jhujkadanga

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49 47 2 51
Male 66 63 3 34
Female 33 32 1 68