Palashipara Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Tehatta - II sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Tehatta - II sub district of Nadia district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Palashipara village is 6 km2 and it is the 13th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1703 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Krishnagar and distance from Palashipara village to Krishnagar is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Palashipara village is 741155.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5434 (51%) are male and 5259 (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Palashipara village is 9%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 2653 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Palashipara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,693 8,967 1,703 23 955
Male 5,434 4,541 883 10 459
Female 5,259 4,426 820 13 496

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9684. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.2% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of 10.7%. General caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 9.5% and child population has decreased by -14.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Palashipara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 11 7 10 -15
Male 11 11 12 0 -16
Female 10 12 3 18 -13

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 929 and in schedule tribe is 1300. There are 1081 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Palashipara

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 9 -72 200 35
2011 968 975 929 1,300 1,081
2001 972 966 1,001 1,100 1,046

Literacy

Total 7911 people in the village are literate, among them 4132 are male and 3779 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Palashipara is 81%. 83% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Palashipara

Total Male Female
Change 9 7 11
2011 81 83 79
2001 72 76 69

Workers profile

Palashipara has 31% (3351) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 5% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Palashipara

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31 29 2 69
Male 57 53 4 43
Female 5 4 1 95