Dakshin Charuigachhi Village, with population of 1715 is Bongaon sub district's the 65th 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 Dakshin Charuigachhi village is 2 km2 and it is the 55th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 766 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangaon and distance from Dakshin Charuigachhi village to Bangaon is 8 km. Pin code of Dakshin Charuigachhi village is 743235.

Demographics

The village is home to 1715 people, among them 880 (51%) are male and 835 (49%) are female. 15% of the whole population are from general caste, 85% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dakshin Charuigachhi village is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 410 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dakshin Charuigachhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,715 255 1,455 5 155
Male 880 127 751 2 78
Female 835 128 704 3 77

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1584. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.1% which is -4.3% lower than male population growth rate of 10.4%. General caste population has increased by 105.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.3% and child population has decreased by -27.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Charuigachhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.3% 105.6% -0.3% 0% -27.6%
Male 10.4% 84.1% 3.2% 0% -27.8%
Female 6.1% 132.7% -3.8% 0% -27.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1008, in schedule caste is 937 and in schedule tribe is 1500. There are 987 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Charuigachhi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -38 211 -68 1500 6
2011 949 1008 937 1500 987
2001 987 797 1005 0 981

Literacy

Total 1295 people in the village are literate, among them 720 are male and 575 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dakshin Charuigachhi is 83%. 90% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Charuigachhi

Total Male Female
Change 8.0% 5.3% 10.6%
2011 83% 89.8% 75.9%
2001 75% 84.5% 65.3%

Workers profile

Dakshin Charuigachhi has 32% (549) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 5% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dakshin Charuigachhi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32% 31.6% 0.4% 68%
Male 58.1% 57.5% 0.6% 41.9%
Female 4.6% 4.3% 0.2% 95.4%