Karjjana Village, with population of 4684 is Bhatar sub district's the 14th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Karjjana village is 4 km2 and it is the 35th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1236 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Karjjana which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Karjjana village to Burdwan is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Karjjana village is 713102.

Demographics

The village is home to 4684 people, among them 2419 (52%) are male and 2265 (48%) are female. 42% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 36% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karjjana village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 990 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karjjana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,684 1,954 1,042 1,688 558
Male 2,419 1,024 535 860 290
Female 2,265 930 507 828 268

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3960. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.4% which is -1.7% lower than male population growth rate of 19.1%. General caste population has increased by 17.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 35.7% and child population has decreased by -5.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Karjjana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.3% 17.1% -0.5% 35.7% -5.6%
Male 19.1% 18.8% -0.6% 36.3% -6.8%
Female 17.4% 15.2% -0.4% 35.1% -4.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 948 and in schedule tribe is 963. There are 924 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Karjjana

Total General SC ST Child
Change -14 -28 2 -8 24
2011 936 908 948 963 924
2001 950 936 946 971 900

Literacy

Total 2648 people in the village are literate, among them 1519 are male and 1129 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karjjana is 64%. 71% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Karjjana

Total Male Female
Change 0.6% -3.6% 4.7%
2011 64.2% 71.3% 56.5%
2001 63.6% 74.9% 51.8%

Workers profile

Karjjana has 44% (2039) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 26% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karjjana

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.5% 41.4% 2.1% 56.5%
Male 60.1% 57.8% 2.4% 39.9%
Female 25.8% 24% 1.8% 74.2%