Dakshin Bhabanipur Village, with population of 2485 is Bongaon sub district's the 59th 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 Dakshin Bhabanipur village is 3 km2 and it is the 33rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 802 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangaon and distance from Dakshin Bhabanipur village to Bangaon is 11 km. Pin code of Dakshin Bhabanipur village is 743262.

Demographics

The village is home to 2485 people, among them 1275 (51%) are male and 1210 (49%) are female. 12% of the whole population are from general caste, 86% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dakshin Bhabanipur village is 11%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 591 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dakshin Bhabanipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,485 307 2,133 45 269
Male 1,275 154 1,098 23 132
Female 1,210 153 1,035 22 137

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2272. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.3% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 9.4%. General caste population has decreased by -2.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 36.4% and child population has decreased by -9.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Bhabanipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.4% -2.5% 10.9% 36.4% -9.4%
Male 9.4% -11% 12.3% 64.3% -11.4%
Female 9.3% 7.7% 9.4% 15.8% -7.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 943 and in schedule tribe is 957. There are 1038 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Bhabanipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 173 -24 -400 45
2011 949 994 943 957 1038
2001 950 821 967 1357 993

Literacy

Total 1732 people in the village are literate, among them 986 are male and 746 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dakshin Bhabanipur is 78%. 86% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Bhabanipur

Total Male Female
Change 11.6% 8.0% 15.4%
2011 78.2% 86.3% 69.5%
2001 66.6% 78.3% 54.1%

Workers profile

Dakshin Bhabanipur has 40% (985) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 16% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dakshin Bhabanipur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.6% 31.6% 8% 60.4%
Male 62.2% 54.3% 7.9% 37.8%
Female 15.9% 7.8% 8.1% 84.1%