Khalitpur Village, with population of 2409 is Bongaon sub district's the 60th 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 Khalitpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 28th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2113 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Khalitpur village to Bongaon is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Khalitpur village is 743405.

Demographics

The village is home to 2409 people, among them 1234 (51%) are male and 1175 (49%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khalitpur village is 11%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 572 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khalitpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,409 1,686 721 2 260
Male 1,234 862 370 2 125
Female 1,175 824 351 0 135

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2107. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.3% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 13.4%. General caste population has increased by 15.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 100% and child population has increased by 0.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khalitpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 16 11 100 1
Male 13 14 12 100 -2
Female 15 18 10 0 3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 952 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 956, in schedule caste is 949. There are 1080 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 49 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khalitpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 30 -15 0 49
2011 952 956 949 0 1,080
2001 937 926 964 0 1,031

Literacy

Total 1581 people in the village are literate, among them 853 are male and 728 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khalitpur is 74%. 77% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khalitpur

Total Male Female
Change 1 -2 4
2011 74 77 70
2001 73 79 66

Workers profile

Khalitpur has 33% (804) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 10% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khalitpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 31 2 67
Male 56 54 2 44
Female 10 8 2 90