Ganeshpur Village, with population of 1256 is Bongaon sub district's the 38th 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 Ganeshpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 11th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1590 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 1256 people, among them 641 (51%) are male and 615 (49%) are female. 54% of the whole population are from general caste, 46% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ganeshpur village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 297 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ganeshpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,256 680 572 4 129
Male 641 349 289 3 66
Female 615 331 283 1 63

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1081. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.4% which is 6.1% higher than male population growth rate of 13.3%. General caste population has increased by 17.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.2% and child population has decreased by -1.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ganeshpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.2% 17.2% 14.2% 0% -1.5%
Male 13.3% 14.8% 10.3% 0% -1.5%
Female 19.4% 19.9% 18.4% 0% -1.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 959 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 948, in schedule caste is 979 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 955 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 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 0 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ganeshpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 49 40 67 333 0
2011 959 948 979 333 955
2001 910 908 912 0 955

Literacy

Total 939 people in the village are literate, among them 505 are male and 434 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ganeshpur is 83%. 88% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ganeshpur

Total Male Female
Change 7.0% 3.2% 11.4%
2011 83.3% 87.8% 78.6%
2001 76.3% 84.6% 67.2%

Workers profile

Ganeshpur has 30% (383) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 5% female population are working population. 54% 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 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ganeshpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.5% 28.6% 1.9% 69.5%
Male 54.9% 53.5% 1.4% 45.1%
Female 5% 2.6% 2.4% 95%