Belgaria Village, with population of 1376 is Bongaon sub district's the 46th 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 Belgaria village is 1 km2 and it is the 29th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1197 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 1376 people, among them 713 (52%) are male and 663 (48%) are female. 38% of the whole population are from general caste, 62% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Belgaria village is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 330 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Belgaria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,376 521 852 3 120
Male 713 271 440 2 62
Female 663 250 412 1 58

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 1.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1356. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.2% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 0.8%. General caste population has increased by 13.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.9% and child population has decreased by -31.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Belgaria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.5% 13.3% -4.9% 0% -31.4%
Male 0.8% 10.2% -4.6% 0% -28.7%
Female 2.2% 16.8% -5.3% 0% -34.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 930 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 936 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 935 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 76 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Belgaria

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 53 -8 500 -76
2011 930 923 936 500 935
2001 918 870 944 0 1011

Literacy

Total 1081 people in the village are literate, among them 586 are male and 495 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Belgaria is 86%. 90% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Belgaria

Total Male Female
Change 4.4% 0.5% 8.7%
2011 86.1% 90% 81.8%
2001 81.7% 89.5% 73.1%

Workers profile

Belgaria has 30% (417) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 3% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Belgaria

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.3% 30% 0.3% 69.7%
Male 55.5% 55% 0.6% 44.5%
Female 3.2% 3.2% 0% 96.8%