Singa Village, with population of 1187 is Kalna - II sub district's the 55th least populous village, located in Kalna - II sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Singa village is 1 km2 and it is the 49th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1041 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kalna and distance from Singa village to Kalna is 14 km. Pin code of Singa village is 713122.

Demographics

The village is home to 1187 people, among them 602 (51%) are male and 585 (49%) are female. 53% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 28% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Singa village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 284 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Singa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,187 625 228 334 121
Male 602 329 116 157 63
Female 585 296 112 177 58

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1100. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.6% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of 5.4%. General caste population has increased by 2.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 21.9% and child population has decreased by -4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Singa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8 3 5 22 -4
Male 5 -1 7 21 -2
Female 11 7 3 23 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 972 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 900, in schedule caste is 966 and in schedule tribe is 1127. There are 921 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 46 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Singa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 46 71 -43 19 -48
2011 972 900 966 1,127 921
2001 926 829 1,009 1,108 969

Literacy

Total 902 people in the village are literate, among them 487 are male and 415 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Singa is 85%. 90% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Singa

Total Male Female
Change 19 16 22
2011 85 90 79
2001 66 74 57

Workers profile

Singa has 46% (541) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 27% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Singa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 44 1 54
Male 64 62 2 37
Female 27 26 1 73