Arsingri Village, with population of 4511 is Bongaon sub district's the 17th 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 Arsingri village is 2 km2 and it is the 62nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2751 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Arsingri village to Bongaon is 8 km. Pin code of Arsingri village is 743251.

Demographics

The village is home to 4511 people, among them 2343 (52%) are male and 2168 (48%) are female. 35% of the whole population are from general caste, 65% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Arsingri village is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1107 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Arsingri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,511 1,571 2,914 26 422
Male 2,343 800 1,532 11 213
Female 2,168 771 1,382 15 209

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4270. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.6% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 5.7%. General caste population has increased by 12.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.3% and child population has decreased by -31.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Arsingri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.6% 12.7% 1.3% 0% -31.6%
Male 5.7% 10.5% 2.6% 0% -28.5%
Female 5.6% 15.1% -0.1% 0% -34.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 964, in schedule caste is 902 and in schedule tribe is 1364. There are 981 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 89 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Arsingri

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 39 -24 1364 -89
2011 925 964 902 1364 981
2001 926 925 926 0 1070

Literacy

Total 3456 people in the village are literate, among them 1888 are male and 1568 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Arsingri is 85%. 89% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Arsingri

Total Male Female
Change 12.7% 9.9% 15.8%
2011 84.5% 88.6% 80%
2001 71.8% 78.7% 64.2%

Workers profile

Arsingri has 38% (1703) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 16% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Arsingri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.8% 33.3% 4.5% 62.2%
Male 58% 55.2% 2.8% 42%
Female 15.9% 9.5% 6.3% 84.1%