Kansona Village, with population of 7334 is Bongaon sub district's the 6th 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 Kansona village is 3 km2 and it is the 31st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2278 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangaon and distance from Kansona village to Bangaon is 10 km. Pin code of Kansona village is 743262.

Demographics

The village is home to 7334 people, among them 3767 (51%) are male and 3567 (49%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kansona village is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1761 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kansona

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,334 5,012 1,885 437 792
Male 3,767 2,582 966 219 398
Female 3,567 2,430 919 218 394

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -4.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7669. Female population growth rate of the village is -3.3% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of -5.3%. General caste population has decreased by -10.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 79.1% and child population has decreased by -34.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kansona

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -4.4% -10.3% 2.5% 79.1% -34.1%
Male -5.3% -11.2% 3.2% 63.4% -33.2%
Female -3.3% -9.2% 1.8% 98.2% -34.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 947 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, in schedule caste is 951 and in schedule tribe is 995. There are 990 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kansona

Total General SC ST Child
Change 20 21 -14 174 -25
2011 947 941 951 995 990
2001 927 920 965 821 1015

Literacy

Total 4398 people in the village are literate, among them 2369 are male and 2029 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kansona is 67%. 70% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kansona

Total Male Female
Change 11.5% 10.0% 13.4%
2011 67.2% 70.3% 63.9%
2001 55.7% 60.3% 50.5%

Workers profile

Kansona has 36% (2631) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 14% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kansona

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.9% 27.4% 8.5% 64.1%
Male 56.5% 46.7% 9.9% 43.5%
Female 14% 7.1% 7% 86%