Paschim Ramchandrapur Village, with population of 3350 is Bongaon sub district's the 36th 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 Paschim Ramchandrapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 55th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2175 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Gopalnagar and distance from Paschim Ramchandrapur village to Gopalnagar is 4 km. Pin code of Paschim Ramchandrapur village is 743262.

Demographics

The village is home to 3350 people, among them 1702 (51%) are male and 1648 (49%) are female. 16% of the whole population are from general caste, 81% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paschim Ramchandrapur village is 9%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 740 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Paschim Ramchandrapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,350 529 2,701 120 294
Male 1,702 268 1,375 59 161
Female 1,648 261 1,326 61 133

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3064. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.1% which is -2.4% lower than male population growth rate of 10.5%. General caste population has increased by 15%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 0.8% and child population has decreased by -27.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Ramchandrapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 15 9 1 -27
Male 11 18 10 -5 -22
Female 8 13 7 7 -33

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 974, in schedule caste is 964 and in schedule tribe is 1034. There are 826 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 126 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Ramchandrapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -22 -44 -24 115 -126
2011 968 974 964 1,034 826
2001 990 1,018 988 919 952

Literacy

Total 2700 people in the village are literate, among them 1432 are male and 1268 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paschim Ramchandrapur is 88%. 93% of male and 84% 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 - Paschim Ramchandrapur

Total Male Female
Change 8 3 12
2011 88 93 84
2001 81 90 72

Workers profile

Paschim Ramchandrapur has 30% (1013) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 9% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Paschim Ramchandrapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 28 2 70
Male 51 49 2 49
Female 9 7 2 91