Paschim Panchbaria Village, with population of 2969 is Bongaon sub district's the 43rd 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 Paschim Panchbaria village is 3 km2 and it is the 26th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 868 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangaon and distance from Paschim Panchbaria village to Bangaon is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Paschim Panchbaria village is 743710.

Demographics

The village is home to 2969 people, among them 1533 (52%) are male and 1436 (48%) are female. 13% of the whole population are from general caste, 85% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paschim Panchbaria village is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 683 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Paschim Panchbaria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,969 392 2,515 62 305
Male 1,533 199 1,303 31 164
Female 1,436 193 1,212 31 141

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2719. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.6% which is 10% higher than male population growth rate of 4.6%. General caste population has decreased by -8.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.9% and child population has decreased by -15% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Panchbaria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.2% -8.8% 9.9% 0% -15%
Male 4.6% -9.5% 4.6% 0% -16.8%
Female 14.6% -8.1% 16.2% 0% -13%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 970, in schedule caste is 930 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 860 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 82 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Panchbaria

Total General SC ST Child
Change 82 15 93 1000 38
2011 937 970 930 1000 860
2001 855 955 837 0 822

Literacy

Total 2118 people in the village are literate, among them 1158 are male and 960 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paschim Panchbaria is 80%. 85% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Panchbaria

Total Male Female
Change 6.9% 4.6% 10.0%
2011 79.5% 84.6% 74.1%
2001 72.6% 80% 64.1%

Workers profile

Paschim Panchbaria has 33% (974) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 5% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Paschim Panchbaria

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.8% 28.8% 4% 67.2%
Male 59.2% 52.6% 6.6% 40.8%
Female 4.6% 3.3% 1.3% 95.4%