Bediapota Village, with population of 1127 is Bongaon sub district's the 30th 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 Bediapota village is 2 km2 and it is the 70th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 584 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Bediapota village to Bongaon is 10 km. Pin code of Bediapota village is 743251.

Demographics

The village is home to 1127 people, among them 591 (52%) are male and 536 (48%) are female. 53% of the whole population are from general caste, 47% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bediapota village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 252 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bediapota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,127 597 527 3 133
Male 591 324 267 0 68
Female 536 273 260 3 65

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1009. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.8% which is -3.6% lower than male population growth rate of 13.4%. General caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.9% and child population has decreased by -5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bediapota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.7% 11% 11.9% 0% -5%
Male 13.4% 14.1% 12.7% 0% -5.6%
Female 9.8% 7.5% 11.1% 0% -4.4%

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 843, in schedule caste is 974. There are 956 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bediapota

Total General SC ST Child
Change -30 -51 -13 0 12
2011 907 843 974 0 956
2001 937 894 987 0 944

Literacy

Total 883 people in the village are literate, among them 489 are male and 394 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bediapota is 89%. 93% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bediapota

Total Male Female
Change 11.2% 9.3% 13.2%
2011 88.8% 93.5% 83.7%
2001 77.6% 84.2% 70.5%

Workers profile

Bediapota has 31% (348) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 2% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bediapota

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.9% 30.3% 0.5% 69.1%
Male 57% 56.2% 0.8% 43%
Female 2.1% 1.9% 0.2% 97.9%