Bhatar Village, with population of 3383 is Bhatar sub district's the 20th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bhatar village is 3 km2 and it is the 44th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1311 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Bhatar village to Burdwan is 22 km. Pin code of Bhatar village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 3383 people, among them 1702 (50%) are male and 1681 (50%) are female. 55% of the whole population are from general caste, 44% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhatar village is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 781 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhatar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,383 1,853 1,479 51 355
Male 1,702 954 721 27 175
Female 1,681 899 758 24 180

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2787. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.9% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 20.9%. General caste population has increased by 27.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1175% and child population has decreased by -11% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhatar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.4% 27.6% 11.1% 1175% -11%
Male 20.9% 27.4% 9.9% 800% -15%
Female 21.9% 27.9% 12.3% 2300% -6.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 988 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 942, in schedule caste is 1051 and in schedule tribe is 889. There are 1029 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 92 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhatar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 3 22 556 92
2011 988 942 1051 889 1029
2001 979 939 1029 333 937

Literacy

Total 2164 people in the village are literate, among them 1197 are male and 967 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhatar is 71%. 78% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhatar

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 2.8% 7.0%
2011 71.5% 78.4% 64.4%
2001 66.6% 75.6% 57.4%

Workers profile

Bhatar has 42% (1419) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 25% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhatar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.9% 32.8% 9.2% 58.1%
Male 58.3% 49.3% 9% 41.7%
Female 25.3% 16% 9.3% 74.7%