Shialdanga Village, with population of 1130 is Bongaon sub district's the 31st 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 Shialdanga village is 1 km2 and it is the 22nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1165 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangoan and distance from Shialdanga village to Bangoan is 11 km. Pin code of Shialdanga village is 743262.

Demographics

The village is home to 1130 people, among them 561 (50%) are male and 569 (50%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shialdanga village is 9%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 273 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shialdanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,130 958 172 0 107
Male 561 479 82 0 49
Female 569 479 90 0 58

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1072. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.2% which is 5.5% higher than male population growth rate of 2.7%. General caste population has increased by 1.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.3% and child population has decreased by -21.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shialdanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.4% 1.9% 30.3% 0% -21.9%
Male 2.7% 0% 22.4% 0% -33.8%
Female 8.2% 3.9% 38.5% 0% -7.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1014 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, in schedule caste is 1098. There are 1184 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 333 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shialdanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change 51 38 128 0 333
2011 1014 1000 1098 0 1184
2001 963 962 970 0 851

Literacy

Total 795 people in the village are literate, among them 419 are male and 376 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shialdanga is 78%. 82% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shialdanga

Total Male Female
Change 3.9% 1.3% 6.6%
2011 77.7% 81.8% 73.6%
2001 73.8% 80.5% 67%

Workers profile

Shialdanga has 42% (480) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 21% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shialdanga

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.5% 32.1% 10.4% 57.5%
Male 64.5% 61% 3.6% 35.5%
Female 20.7% 3.7% 17% 79.3%