Kanpurhat Village, with population of 737 is Bhatar sub district's the 10th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kanpurhat village is 1 km2 and it is the 5th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1084 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Kanpurhat which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Kanpurhat village to Burdwan is 33 km. Pin code of Kanpurhat village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 737 people, among them 376 (51%) are male and 361 (49%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 34% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanpurhat village is 9%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 165 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanpurhat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 737 485 252 0 63
Male 376 244 132 0 35
Female 361 241 120 0 28

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 660. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.4% which is -2.5% lower than male population growth rate of 12.9%. General caste population has increased by 9.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.7% and child population has decreased by -24.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanpurhat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 9 17 0 -24
Male 13 10 19 0 9
Female 10 9 14 0 -45

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 960 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 988, in schedule caste is 909. There are 800 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 794 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanpurhat

Total General SC ST Child
Change -22 -12 -37 0 -794
2011 960 988 909 0 800
2001 982 1,000 946 0 1,594

Literacy

Total 523 people in the village are literate, among them 277 are male and 246 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanpurhat is 78%. 81% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanpurhat

Total Male Female
Change 1 -6 9
2011 78 81 74
2001 76 87 65

Workers profile

Kanpurhat has 27% (200) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 4% female population are working population. 13% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 37% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanpurhat

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27 7 20 73
Male 50 13 37 50
Female 4 2 2 96