Kalapahari Village, with population of 3034 is Bhatar sub district's the 25th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kalapahari village is 4 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 717 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Kalapahari village to Burdwan is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kalapahari village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 3034 people, among them 1544 (51%) are male and 1490 (49%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kalapahari village is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 671 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kalapahari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,034 1,895 1,137 2 288
Male 1,544 978 565 1 152
Female 1,490 917 572 1 136

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2736. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.5% which is -4.8% lower than male population growth rate of 13.3%. General caste population has increased by 7.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -90.5% and child population has decreased by -22.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kalapahari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.9% 7.6% 19.2% -90.5% -22.2%
Male 13.3% 11.1% 19.5% -90% -22.1%
Female 8.5% 4.1% 18.9% -90.9% -22.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 965 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 938, in schedule caste is 1012 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 895 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kalapahari

Total General SC ST Child
Change -42 -63 -5 -100 -2
2011 965 938 1012 1000 895
2001 1007 1001 1017 1100 897

Literacy

Total 2257 people in the village are literate, among them 1218 are male and 1039 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kalapahari is 82%. 88% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kalapahari

Total Male Female
Change 15.6% 10.4% 20.3%
2011 82.2% 87.5% 76.7%
2001 66.6% 77.1% 56.4%

Workers profile

Kalapahari has 36% (1098) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 10% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kalapahari

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.2% 35.3% 0.9% 63.8%
Male 61.9% 61% 0.9% 38.1%
Female 9.5% 8.7% 0.9% 90.5%