Katari Village, with population of 998 is Bhatar sub district's the 20th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Katari village is 1 km2 and it is the 21st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 750 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 998 people, among them 499 (50%) are male and 499 (50%) are female. 47% of the whole population are from general caste, 53% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Katari village is 10%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 216 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Katari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 998 466 530 2 104
Male 499 234 264 1 52
Female 499 232 266 1 52

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 920. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.5% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 8.5%. General caste population has increased by 4.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 100% and child population has decreased by -14% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Katari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 5 12 100 -14
Male 9 5 11 0 -20
Female 9 5 12 0 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 991, in schedule caste is 1008 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1000 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 138 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Katari

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -5 8 1,000 138
2011 1,000 991 1,008 1,000 1,000
2001 1,000 996 1,000 0 862

Literacy

Total 708 people in the village are literate, among them 389 are male and 319 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Katari is 79%. 87% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Katari

Total Male Female
Change 15 12 18
2011 79 87 71
2001 64 75 53

Workers profile

Katari has 40% (403) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 22% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Katari

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40 37 3 60
Male 59 57 1 42
Female 22 18 5 78