Majdob Village, with population of 772 is Bongaon sub district's the 13th 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 Majdob village is 1 km2 and it is the 18th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 813 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Majdob village to Bongaon is 16 km. Pin code of Majdob village is 743251.

Demographics

The village is home to 772 people, among them 379 (49%) are male and 393 (51%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Majdob village is 11%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 180 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Majdob

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 772 722 50 0 85
Male 379 351 28 0 40
Female 393 371 22 0 45

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 654. Female population growth rate of the village is 24% which is 11.5% higher than male population growth rate of 12.5%. General caste population has increased by 11.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 455.6% and child population has decreased by -26.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Majdob

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18 12 456 0 -27
Male 13 6 460 0 -25
Female 24 19 450 0 -29

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1037 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1057, in schedule caste is 786. There are 1125 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 96 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 64 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Majdob

Total General SC ST Child
Change 96 114 -14 0 -64
2011 1,037 1,057 786 0 1,125
2001 941 943 800 0 1,189

Literacy

Total 522 people in the village are literate, among them 263 are male and 259 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Majdob is 76%. 78% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Majdob

Total Male Female
Change 12 7 17
2011 76 78 74
2001 65 70 58

Workers profile

Majdob has 28% (216) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 7% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Majdob

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 25 3 72
Male 50 45 5 50
Female 7 7 1 93