Gainpur Village, with population of 1096 is Bongaon sub district's the 29th 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 Gainpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 14th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1289 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangaon and distance from Gainpur village to Bangaon is 13 km. Pin code of Gainpur village is 743251.

Demographics

The village is home to 1096 people, among them 561 (51%) are male and 535 (49%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gainpur village is 11%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 267 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gainpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,096 790 306 0 117
Male 561 407 154 0 55
Female 535 383 152 0 62

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 45% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 756. Female population growth rate of the village is 43.8% which is -2.3% lower than male population growth rate of 46.1%. General caste population has increased by 60.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 64.5% and child population has increased by 18.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gainpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 45 60 65 -100 18
Male 46 65 53 -100 6
Female 44 55 79 -100 32

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 954 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, in schedule caste is 987. There are 1127 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 223 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gainpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -15 -63 145 -1,081 223
2011 954 941 987 0 1,127
2001 969 1,004 842 1,081 904

Literacy

Total 801 people in the village are literate, among them 429 are male and 372 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gainpur is 82%. 85% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gainpur

Total Male Female
Change 10 5 16
2011 82 85 79
2001 72 80 63

Workers profile

Gainpur has 38% (416) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 10% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gainpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 34 4 62
Male 65 60 5 35
Female 10 7 3 90