Dhenria Village, with population of 1955 is Bhatar sub district's the 50th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Dhenria village is 4 km2 and it is the 40th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 551 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Dhenria village to Burdwan is 38 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dhenria village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 1955 people, among them 1022 (52%) are male and 933 (48%) are female. 61% of the whole population are from general caste, 39% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhenria village is 9%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 459 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhenria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,955 1,185 770 0 183
Male 1,022 620 402 0 83
Female 933 565 368 0 100

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1807. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.9% which is 1.3% higher than male population growth rate of 7.6%. General caste population has increased by 9.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.1% and child population has decreased by -11.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dhenria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.2% 9.6% 6.1% 0% -11.2%
Male 7.6% 8.6% 6.1% 0% -28.4%
Female 8.9% 10.8% 6.1% 0% 11.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 913 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 911, in schedule caste is 915. There are 1205 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 429 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dhenria

Total General SC ST Child
Change 11 18 -1 0 429
2011 913 911 915 0 1205
2001 902 893 916 0 776

Literacy

Total 1393 people in the village are literate, among them 792 are male and 601 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhenria is 79%. 84% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dhenria

Total Male Female
Change 4.3% 2.9% 5.5%
2011 78.6% 84.3% 72.1%
2001 74.3% 81.4% 66.6%

Workers profile

Dhenria has 37% (723) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 6% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhenria

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37% 28.5% 8.5% 63%
Male 64.9% 51.4% 13.5% 35.1%
Female 6.4% 3.4% 3% 93.6%