Chanda Village, with population of 2313 is Bongaon sub district's the 63rd 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 Chanda village is 2 km2 and it is the 68th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1329 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Chanda village to Bongaon is 7 km. Pin code of Chanda village is 743235.

Demographics

The village is home to 2313 people, among them 1220 (53%) are male and 1093 (47%) are female. 22% of the whole population are from general caste, 78% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chanda village is 9%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 554 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chanda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,313 513 1,794 6 197
Male 1,220 266 952 2 114
Female 1,093 247 842 4 83

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2310. Female population growth rate of the village is 0.3% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 0%. General caste population has decreased by -12.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4% and child population has decreased by -30.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chanda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 0 -12 4 0 -30
Male 0 -13 4 0 -24
Female 0 -12 4 0 -38

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 896 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 884 and in schedule tribe is 2000. There are 728 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 171 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chanda

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 11 -1 2,000 -171
2011 896 929 884 2,000 728
2001 893 918 885 0 899

Literacy

Total 1699 people in the village are literate, among them 953 are male and 746 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chanda is 80%. 86% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chanda

Total Male Female
Change 9 6 14
2011 80 86 74
2001 71 81 60

Workers profile

Chanda has 34% (777) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 13% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chanda

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 31 2 66
Male 52 49 3 48
Female 13 11 2 87