Jayantipur Village, with population of 2690 is Bongaon sub district's the 51st 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 Jayantipur village is 2 km2 and it is the 62nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1275 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangoan and distance from Jayantipur village to Bangoan is 8 km. Pin code of Jayantipur village is 743405.

Demographics

The village is home to 2690 people, among them 1444 (54%) are male and 1246 (46%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jayantipur village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 582 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jayantipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,690 2,316 363 11 286
Male 1,444 1,253 184 7 147
Female 1,246 1,063 179 4 139

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2347. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.2% which is 6.5% higher than male population growth rate of 11.7%. General caste population has increased by 9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 64.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1000% and child population has decreased by -16.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jayantipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.6% 9% 64.3% 1000% -16.4%
Male 11.7% 6.7% 55.9% 600% -19.7%
Female 18.2% 11.8% 73.8% 0% -12.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 863 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 848, in schedule caste is 973 and in schedule tribe is 571. 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 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 77 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jayantipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 38 100 571 77
2011 863 848 973 571 946
2001 815 810 873 0 869

Literacy

Total 1830 people in the village are literate, among them 1044 are male and 786 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jayantipur is 76%. 80% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jayantipur

Total Male Female
Change 9.8% 9.1% 11.1%
2011 76.1% 80.5% 71%
2001 66.3% 71.4% 59.9%

Workers profile

Jayantipur has 40% (1074) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 16% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jayantipur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.9% 27.7% 12.2% 60.1%
Male 60.9% 48.3% 12.6% 39.1%
Female 15.6% 3.8% 11.8% 84.4%