Bhulat Village, with population of 1797 is Bongaon sub district's the 74th least populous village, located in Bongaon sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bhulat village is 2 km2 and it is the 54th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1175 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 1797 people, among them 942 (52%) are male and 855 (48%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhulat village is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 435 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhulat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,797 1,640 157 0 201
Male 942 853 89 0 106
Female 855 787 68 0 95

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1470. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.1% which is -2.2% lower than male population growth rate of 23.3%. General caste population has increased by 53.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -60.8% and child population has increased by 8.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhulat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 53 -61 0 9
Male 23 53 -57 0 12
Female 21 53 -65 0 6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 764. There are 896 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 51 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhulat

Total General SC ST Child
Change -16 2 -168 0 -51
2011 908 923 764 0 896
2001 924 921 932 0 947

Literacy

Total 1178 people in the village are literate, among them 647 are male and 531 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhulat is 74%. 77% of male and 70% 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 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhulat

Total Male Female
Change 7 4 10
2011 74 77 70
2001 67 74 60

Workers profile

Bhulat has 35% (637) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 5% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhulat

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 32 3 65
Male 63 59 4 37
Female 5 2 3 95