Tengra Village, with population of 4226 is Bongaon sub district's the 22nd 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 Tengra village is 4 km2 and it is the 16th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1054 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 4226 people, among them 2184 (52%) are male and 2042 (48%) are female. 22% of the whole population are from general caste, 74% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tengra village is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1085 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tengra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,226 947 3,127 152 354
Male 2,184 498 1,617 69 185
Female 2,042 449 1,510 83 169

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4090. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.8% which is -3% lower than male population growth rate of 4.8%. General caste population has increased by 15.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4.1% and child population has decreased by -32.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tengra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.3% 15.3% 0.1% 4.1% -32.1%
Male 4.8% 14.5% 1.9% 11.3% -31.7%
Female 1.8% 16.3% -1.7% -1.2% -32.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 934 and in schedule tribe is 1203. There are 914 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tengra

Total General SC ST Child
Change -28 15 -34 -152 -9
2011 935 902 934 1203 914
2001 963 887 968 1355 923

Literacy

Total 3371 people in the village are literate, among them 1839 are male and 1532 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tengra is 87%. 92% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tengra

Total Male Female
Change 15.1% 12.1% 17.9%
2011 87.1% 92% 81.8%
2001 72% 79.9% 63.9%

Workers profile

Tengra has 42% (1775) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 26% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tengra

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42% 29.1% 12.9% 58%
Male 56.8% 51.2% 5.6% 43.2%
Female 26.2% 5.5% 20.7% 73.8%