Gobrapur Village, with population of 3912 is Bongaon sub district's the 27th 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 Gobrapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 59th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2415 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Gobrapur village to Bongaon is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gobrapur village is 743251.

Demographics

The village is home to 3912 people, among them 2030 (52%) are male and 1882 (48%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gobrapur village is 8%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 977 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gobrapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,912 2,993 900 19 312
Male 2,030 1,554 465 11 177
Female 1,882 1,439 435 8 135

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3565. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.3% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of 9.2%. General caste population has increased by 14.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -2.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -26.9% and child population has decreased by -7.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gobrapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.7% 14.3% -2.2% -26.9% -7.4%
Male 9.2% 14.3% -4.1% -21.4% 12.7%
Female 10.3% 14.3% 0% -33.3% -25%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 927 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 926, in schedule caste is 935 and in schedule tribe is 727. There are 763 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 383 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gobrapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 0 38 -130 -383
2011 927 926 935 727 763
2001 918 926 897 857 1146

Literacy

Total 3203 people in the village are literate, among them 1694 are male and 1509 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gobrapur is 89%. 91% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gobrapur

Total Male Female
Change 0.5% -1.9% 3.2%
2011 89% 91.4% 86.4%
2001 88.5% 93.3% 83.2%

Workers profile

Gobrapur has 33% (1297) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 13% female population are working population. 48% 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 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gobrapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.2% 28.3% 4.8% 66.8%
Male 51.9% 48% 3.9% 48.1%
Female 12.9% 7.2% 5.7% 87.1%