Dakshin Sundarpur Village, with population of 2844 is Bongaon sub district's the 45th 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 Sundarpur village is 2 km2 and it is the 53rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1896 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangoan and distance from Dakshin Sundarpur village to Bangoan is 4 km. Pin code of Dakshin Sundarpur village is 743262.

Demographics

The village is home to 2844 people, among them 1441 (51%) are male and 1403 (49%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dakshin Sundarpur village is 11%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 655 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dakshin Sundarpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,844 2,081 635 128 311
Male 1,441 1,043 332 66 141
Female 1,403 1,038 303 62 170

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2754. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.4% which is 6% higher than male population growth rate of 0.4%. General caste population has increased by 8.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -10.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4.9% and child population has decreased by -21.3% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.3% 8.3% -10.7% 4.9% -21.3%
Male 0.4% 4% -10% 4.8% -35%
Female 6.4% 13.1% -11.4% 5.1% -4.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 974 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 995, in schedule caste is 913 and in schedule tribe is 939. There are 1206 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 55 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 386 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Sundarpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 55 80 -14 2 386
2011 974 995 913 939 1206
2001 919 915 927 937 820

Literacy

Total 1915 people in the village are literate, among them 1044 are male and 871 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dakshin Sundarpur is 76%. 80% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Sundarpur

Total Male Female
Change 9.8% 6.7% 13.0%
2011 75.6% 80.3% 70.6%
2001 65.8% 73.6% 57.6%

Workers profile

Dakshin Sundarpur has 34% (965) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 8% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dakshin Sundarpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.9% 26.3% 7.6% 66.1%
Male 59.3% 48% 11.3% 40.7%
Female 7.8% 4% 3.8% 92.2%