Nishchintapur Village, with population of 2617 is Bongaon sub district's the 53rd 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 Nishchintapur village is 3 km2 and it is the 37th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 896 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangoan and distance from Nishchintapur village to Bangoan is 19 km. Pin code of Nishchintapur village is 743262.

Demographics

The village is home to 2617 people, among them 1327 (51%) are male and 1290 (49%) are female. 17% of the whole population are from general caste, 64% are from schedule caste and 19% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nishchintapur village is 10%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 587 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nishchintapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,617 445 1,676 496 261
Male 1,327 216 855 256 126
Female 1,290 229 821 240 135

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2331. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.9% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 10.8%. General caste population has decreased by -22.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 26.5% and child population has decreased by -17.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nishchintapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.3% -22.7% 23% 26.5% -17.9%
Male 10.8% -26% 22.7% 22.5% -24.6%
Female 13.9% -19.4% 23.3% 31.1% -10.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 972 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1060, in schedule caste is 960 and in schedule tribe is 938. There are 1071 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 167 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nishchintapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 26 87 4 62 167
2011 972 1060 960 938 1071
2001 946 973 956 876 904

Literacy

Total 1765 people in the village are literate, among them 957 are male and 808 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nishchintapur is 75%. 80% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nishchintapur

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 2.3% 9.7%
2011 74.9% 79.7% 70%
2001 69.1% 77.4% 60.3%

Workers profile

Nishchintapur has 45% (1175) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 32% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nishchintapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.9% 33.5% 11.4% 55.1%
Male 57.2% 53.6% 3.6% 42.8%
Female 32.2% 12.9% 19.4% 67.8%