Kachgaria Village, with population of 1081 is Bhatar sub district's the 24th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kachgaria village is 0 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2300 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Kachgaria which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Kachgaria village to Burdwan is 24 km. Pin code of Kachgaria village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 1081 people, among them 553 (51%) are male and 528 (49%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 35% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kachgaria village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 211 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kachgaria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,081 701 380 0 109
Male 553 358 195 0 57
Female 528 343 185 0 52

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 961. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.1% which is -0.8% lower than male population growth rate of 12.9%. General caste population has increased by 13.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.5% and child population has decreased by -19.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kachgaria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.5% 13.6% 10.5% 0% -19.3%
Male 12.9% 12.2% 14% 0% -12.3%
Female 12.1% 15.1% 6.9% 0% -25.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 958, in schedule caste is 949. There are 912 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 165 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kachgaria

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 24 -63 0 -165
2011 955 958 949 0 912
2001 961 934 1012 0 1077

Literacy

Total 654 people in the village are literate, among them 362 are male and 292 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kachgaria is 67%. 73% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kachgaria

Total Male Female
Change 7.1% 2.6% 11.9%
2011 67.3% 73% 61.3%
2001 60.2% 70.4% 49.4%

Workers profile

Kachgaria has 37% (404) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 12% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kachgaria

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.4% 33.6% 3.8% 62.6%
Male 61.7% 60.8% 0.9% 38.3%
Female 11.9% 5.1% 6.8% 88.1%