Boaldaha Village, with population of 4552 is Bongaon sub district's the 16th 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 Boaldaha village is 4 km2 and it is the 22nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1240 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Boaldaha village to Bongaon is 8 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Boaldaha village is 743235.

Demographics

The village is home to 4552 people, among them 2333 (51%) are male and 2219 (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Boaldaha village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1066 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Boaldaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,552 3,214 1,333 5 537
Male 2,333 1,648 684 1 276
Female 2,219 1,566 649 4 261

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3878. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.2% which is 3.5% higher than male population growth rate of 15.7%. General caste population has increased by 26.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.1% and child population has decreased by -7.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Boaldaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 26 -0 0 -8
Male 16 24 0 0 -6
Female 19 29 -1 0 -9

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 951 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 950, in schedule caste is 949 and in schedule tribe is 4000. There are 946 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 34 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Boaldaha

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 43 -7 4,000 -34
2011 951 950 949 4,000 946
2001 924 907 956 0 980

Literacy

Total 3012 people in the village are literate, among them 1650 are male and 1362 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Boaldaha is 75%. 80% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Boaldaha

Total Male Female
Change 12 10 15
2011 75 80 70
2001 63 71 55

Workers profile

Boaldaha has 37% (1671) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 12% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Boaldaha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 30 6 63
Male 60 53 8 40
Female 12 7 5 88