Kamalapur Village, with population of 2102 is Bongaon sub district's the 69th 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 Kamalapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 67th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1041 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 2102 people, among them 1102 (52%) are male and 1000 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kamalapur village is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 532 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kamalapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,102 1,734 244 124 216
Male 1,102 900 137 65 117
Female 1,000 834 107 59 99

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1969. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.5% which is -6.4% lower than male population growth rate of 9.9%. General caste population has increased by 0.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 70.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 26.5% and child population has decreased by -21.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kamalapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.8% 0.3% 70.6% 26.5% -21.2%
Male 9.9% 1.9% 87.7% 38.3% -18.2%
Female 3.5% -1.3% 52.9% 15.7% -24.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 907 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 927, in schedule caste is 781 and in schedule tribe is 908. There are 846 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 56 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kamalapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -56 -30 -178 -177 -70
2011 907 927 781 908 846
2001 963 957 959 1085 916

Literacy

Total 1446 people in the village are literate, among them 806 are male and 640 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kamalapur is 77%. 82% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 28%. Male literacy has gone up by 26% and female literacy rate has gone up by 29%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kamalapur

Total Male Female
Change 27.3% 25.5% 28.7%
2011 76.7% 81.8% 71%
2001 49.4% 56.3% 42.3%

Workers profile

Kamalapur has 38% (800) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 13% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kamalapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.1% 31.9% 6.2% 61.9%
Male 61.2% 56.2% 5% 38.8%
Female 12.6% 5.1% 7.5% 87.4%