Krishnachandrapur Village, with population of 4901 is Bongaon sub district's the 14th most populous village, located in Bongaon sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Krishnachandrapur village is 4 km2 and it is the 13th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1124 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Krishnachandrapur village to Bongaon is 10 km. Pin code of Krishnachandrapur village is 743251.

Demographics

The village is home to 4901 people, among them 2504 (51%) are male and 2397 (49%) are female. 47% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste and 20% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Krishnachandrapur village is 8%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 1190 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Krishnachandrapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,901 2,327 1,573 1,001 390
Male 2,504 1,169 825 510 189
Female 2,397 1,158 748 491 201

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4779. Female population growth rate of the village is 6% which is 6.6% higher than male population growth rate of -0.6%. General caste population has decreased by -5.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4.3% and child population has decreased by -30.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Krishnachandrapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.6% -5.2% 15.2% 4.3% -30.5%
Male -0.6% -8.9% 14.3% -0.6% -32.3%
Female 6% -1.1% 16.3% 9.8% -28.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 957 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 991, in schedule caste is 907 and in schedule tribe is 963. There are 1063 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 59 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 52 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Krishnachandrapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 59 78 16 92 52
2011 957 991 907 963 1063
2001 898 913 891 871 1011

Literacy

Total 3708 people in the village are literate, among them 2032 are male and 1676 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Krishnachandrapur is 82%. 88% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Krishnachandrapur

Total Male Female
Change 7.9% 4.9% 11.7%
2011 82.2% 87.8% 76.3%
2001 74.3% 82.9% 64.6%

Workers profile

Krishnachandrapur has 41% (2010) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 22% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Krishnachandrapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41% 34.1% 6.9% 59%
Male 58.8% 54.4% 4.4% 41.2%
Female 22.4% 12.9% 9.5% 77.6%