Chitrangapur Village, with population of 875 is Bongaon sub district's the 19th 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 Chitrangapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 13th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1054 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 875 people, among them 457 (52%) are male and 418 (48%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chitrangapur village is 12%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 209 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chitrangapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 875 810 65 0 102
Male 457 426 31 0 50
Female 418 384 34 0 52

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 771. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.9% which is -9.2% lower than male population growth rate of 18.1%. General caste population has increased by 14.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.6% and child population has decreased by -3.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chitrangapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.5% 14.6% 1.6% 0% -3.8%
Male 18.1% 19.7% 0% 0% 0%
Female 8.9% 9.4% 3% 0% -7.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 915 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 901, in schedule caste is 1097. There are 1040 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 77 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 80 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chitrangapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -77 -85 32 0 -80
2011 915 901 1097 0 1040
2001 992 986 1065 0 1120

Literacy

Total 649 people in the village are literate, among them 352 are male and 297 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chitrangapur is 84%. 86% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chitrangapur

Total Male Female
Change 19.6% 18.0% 21.0%
2011 84% 86.5% 81.1%
2001 64.4% 68.5% 60.1%

Workers profile

Chitrangapur has 32% (277) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 2% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chitrangapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.7% 31.2% 0.5% 68.3%
Male 58.9% 58.4% 0.4% 41.1%
Female 1.9% 1.4% 0.5% 98.1%