Ganrapota Village, with population of 3538 is Bongaon sub district's the 34th 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 Ganrapota village is 1 km2 and it is the 5th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5203 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Ganrapota village to Bongaon is 11 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ganrapota village is 743251.

Demographics

The village is home to 3538 people, among them 1788 (51%) are male and 1750 (49%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ganrapota village is 8%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 876 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ganrapota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,538 2,909 614 15 279
Male 1,788 1,472 309 7 137
Female 1,750 1,437 305 8 142

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2898. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.2% which is 9.7% higher than male population growth rate of 17.5%. General caste population has increased by 13.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 91.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 150% and child population has decreased by -15.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ganrapota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 13 92 150 -16
Male 18 9 78 600 -23
Female 27 17 109 60 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 979 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 987 and in schedule tribe is 1143. There are 1036 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 75 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 172 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ganrapota

Total General SC ST Child
Change 75 67 148 -3,857 172
2011 979 976 987 1,143 1,036
2001 904 909 839 5,000 864

Literacy

Total 2843 people in the village are literate, among them 1497 are male and 1346 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ganrapota is 87%. 91% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ganrapota

Total Male Female
Change 6 3 10
2011 87 91 84
2001 81 88 74

Workers profile

Ganrapota has 37% (1302) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 14% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ganrapota

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 33 4 63
Male 60 56 4 41
Female 14 9 5 86