Pirozpur Village, with population of 1992 is Bongaon sub district's the 71st 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 Pirozpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3984 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 1992 people, among them 989 (50%) are male and 1003 (50%) are female. 33% of the whole population are from general caste, 67% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pirozpur village is 10%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 442 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pirozpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,992 649 1,325 18 197
Male 989 325 658 6 94
Female 1,003 324 667 12 103

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1581. Female population growth rate of the village is 32.1% which is 11.8% higher than male population growth rate of 20.3%. General caste population has increased by 10.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.3% and child population has decreased by -10.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pirozpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26% 10.6% 33.3% 0% -10.9%
Male 20.3% 8% 26.3% 0% -11.3%
Female 32.1% 13.3% 41% 0% -10.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1014 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 997, in schedule caste is 1014 and in schedule tribe is 2000. There are 1096 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 91 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 11 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pirozpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 91 47 106 2000 11
2011 1014 997 1014 2000 1096
2001 923 950 908 0 1085

Literacy

Total 1274 people in the village are literate, among them 700 are male and 574 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pirozpur is 71%. 78% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pirozpur

Total Male Female
Change 5.9% 5.6% 7.1%
2011 71% 78.2% 63.8%
2001 65.1% 72.6% 56.7%

Workers profile

Pirozpur has 32% (638) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 7% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pirozpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32% 30.6% 1.5% 68%
Male 57.6% 55.8% 1.8% 42.4%
Female 6.8% 5.7% 1.1% 93.2%