Chhatni Village, with population of 1092 is Bongaon sub district's the 28th 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 Chhatni village is 1 km2 and it is the 27th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 975 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Chhatni village to Bongaon is 10 km. Pin code of Chhatni village is 743710.

Demographics

The village is home to 1092 people, among them 574 (53%) are male and 518 (47%) are female. 28% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste and 36% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chhatni village is 12%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 247 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chhatni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,092 302 400 390 129
Male 574 158 213 203 59
Female 518 144 187 187 70

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 949. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.2% which is -7.6% lower than male population growth rate of 18.8%. General caste population has decreased by -7.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 31.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.3% and child population has increased by 7.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chhatni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 -7 31 22 8
Male 19 -5 46 19 -5
Female 11 -9 18 26 21

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 902 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 911, in schedule caste is 878 and in schedule tribe is 921. There are 1186 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 63 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 251 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chhatni

Total General SC ST Child
Change -63 -47 -211 56 251
2011 902 911 878 921 1,186
2001 965 958 1,089 865 935

Literacy

Total 642 people in the village are literate, among them 387 are male and 255 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chhatni is 67%. 75% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chhatni

Total Male Female
Change 9 7 10
2011 67 75 57
2001 58 68 47

Workers profile

Chhatni has 42% (461) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 23% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chhatni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42 38 4 58
Male 60 54 5 40
Female 23 20 3 77