Dharmmapukuria Village, with population of 2776 is Bongaon sub district's the 48th 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 Dharmmapukuria village is 1 km2 and it is the 31st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2393 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Dharmmapukuria village to Bongaon is 6 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dharmmapukuria village is 743235.

Demographics

The village is home to 2776 people, among them 1416 (51%) are male and 1360 (49%) are female. 42% of the whole population are from general caste, 57% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dharmmapukuria village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 661 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dharmmapukuria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,776 1,175 1,580 21 266
Male 1,416 606 798 12 136
Female 1,360 569 782 9 130

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2546. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.1% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 6.2%. General caste population has increased by 12.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.1% and child population has decreased by -23.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dharmmapukuria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 13 5 0 -23
Male 6 14 -0 0 -30
Female 12 12 11 0 -15

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 960 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 980 and in schedule tribe is 750. 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 increased by 50 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 172 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dharmmapukuria

Total General SC ST Child
Change 50 -14 99 750 172
2011 960 939 980 750 956
2001 910 953 881 0 784

Literacy

Total 2022 people in the village are literate, among them 1080 are male and 942 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dharmmapukuria is 81%. 84% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dharmmapukuria

Total Male Female
Change 3 1 6
2011 81 84 77
2001 78 84 71

Workers profile

Dharmmapukuria has 34% (956) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 12% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dharmmapukuria

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 28 7 66
Male 56 47 9 44
Female 12 8 4 88