Ukrah Village, with population of about 14 thousand is Haringhata sub district's the most populous village, located in Haringhata sub district of Nadia district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Ukrah village is 5 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2834 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Habra and distance from Ukrah village to Habra is 11 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ukrah village is 741257.

Demographics

The village is home to about 14 thousand people, among them 6974 (51%) are male and 6574 (49%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ukrah village is 10%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 3275 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ukrah

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,548 10,108 2,934 506 1,309
Male 6,974 5,215 1,504 255 657
Female 6,574 4,893 1,430 251 652

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.2% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 13.5%. General caste population has increased by 12.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17.4% and child population has increased by 5.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ukrah

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 13 18 17 6
Male 14 13 17 13 5
Female 14 13 19 22 7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 943 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 938, in schedule caste is 951 and in schedule tribe is 984. There are 992 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ukrah

Total General SC ST Child
Change 6 -1 15 68 24
2011 943 938 951 984 992
2001 937 939 936 916 968

Literacy

Total about 10 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 5594 are male and 4676 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ukrah is 84%. 89% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ukrah

Total Male Female
Change 8 6 10
2011 84 89 79
2001 76 83 69

Workers profile

Ukrah has 39% (5325) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 14% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ukrah

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39 36 3 61
Male 63 60 3 37
Female 14 11 3 86