Arsali Village, with population of 254 is Bongaon sub district's the 2nd least populous village, located in Bongaon sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Arsali village is 1 km2 and it is the 12th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 310 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bomgaon and distance from Arsali village to Bomgaon is 19 km. Pin code of Arsali village is 743251.

Demographics

The village is home to 254 people, among them 135 (53%) are male and 119 (47%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Arsali village is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 58 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Arsali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 254 225 29 0 24
Male 135 118 17 0 12
Female 119 107 12 0 12

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 214. Female population growth rate of the village is 24% which is 9.6% higher than male population growth rate of 14.4%. General caste population has increased by 15.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 52.6% and child population has decreased by -44.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Arsali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19 15 53 0 -44
Male 14 10 55 0 -56
Female 24 22 50 0 -25

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 881 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 907, in schedule caste is 706. There are 1000 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 67 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 407 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Arsali

Total General SC ST Child
Change 67 85 -21 0 407
2011 881 907 706 0 1,000
2001 814 822 727 0 593

Literacy

Total 212 people in the village are literate, among them 116 are male and 96 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Arsali is 92%. 94% of male and 90% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Arsali

Total Male Female
Change 4 -1 10
2011 92 94 90
2001 88 96 80

Workers profile

Arsali has 28% (70) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 4% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Arsali

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 25 2 72
Male 48 47 2 52
Female 4 1 3 96